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Napoleon And British Song 1797 1822

ISBN 10 : 9781137555380
ISBN 13 : 1137555386

This study offers a radical reassessment of a crucial period of political and cultural history. By looking at some 400 songs, many of which are made available to hear, and at their..

In Nelson S Wake

ISBN 10 : 9780300217322
ISBN 13 : 0300217323

Horatio Nelson’s celebrated victory over the French at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 presented Britain with an unprecedented command of the seas. Yet the Royal Navy’s role in..

The Making Of The English Working Class

ISBN 10 : 9780141934891
ISBN 13 : 0141934891

A book that revolutionised our understanding of English social history. E. P. Thompson shows how the English working class emerged through the degradations of the industrial revolu..

Avengers Of The New World

ISBN 10 : 9780674034365
ISBN 13 : 0674034368

Laurent Dubois weaves the stories of slaves, free people of African descent, wealthy whites and French administrators into an unforgettable tale of insurrection, war, heroism and v..

Dutch And British Colonial Intervention In Sri Lanka 1780 1815

ISBN 10 : 9789004156029
ISBN 13 : 900415602X

This study of Dutch and British colonial intervention on Sri Lanka in the period 1780 - 1815 provides a new over-all characterisation of the functioning and growth of the colonial ..