How did Australia become a British empire?
Australia is not and has never been a British Empire. It was part of the British Empire in the past, and this was because European settlement in Australia was begun by the British. The British tended to seek out lands to incorporate into their Empire, and these lands which they settled were automatically part of the British Empire. They were governed by the British, using the British model. ...
Asked in Continents
Where did the british empire control an entire continent?
north America The British Empire controlled an entire continent in Australia. The British Empire was the largest empire in history. ...
Asked in History, Politics & Society
When did the destruction of the British empire begin?
it started with the end of the slave triangle, products to Africa ,slaves to America ,then cotton to Britain ...