Definitions for Pax Britannica
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Pax Britannica
The period of British imperialism after the 1805 Battle of Trafalgar, which led to a period of overseas British expansionism.
Pax Britannica was the period of relative peace in Europe and the world during which the British Empire controlled most of the key maritime trade routes and enjoyed unchallenged sea power.
Find a translation for the Pax Britannica definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these Pax Britannica definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"Pax Britannica." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 1 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Pax Britannica>.