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War Nationalism And The British Sailor 1750 1850

ISBN 10 : 9780230101067
ISBN 13 : 0230101062

This is the first book to systematically integrate 'Jack Tar,' the common seaman, into the cultural history of modern Britain, treating him not as an occasional visitor from the oc..



To Swear Like A Sailor

ISBN 10 : 9780521762359
ISBN 13 : 0521762359

This book explores American maritime world, including cursing, language, logbooks, storytelling, sailor songs, reading, and material culture...


Percival Keene

ISBN 10 : OXFORD:600067260
ISBN 13 :

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War And British Society 1688 1815

ISBN 10 : 0521576458
ISBN 13 : 9780521576451

Drawing on a large volume of research, this 1998 book considers sustained warfare as a powerful agent of change which transformed a wide range of institutions, structures, and proc..


A History Of South Africa

ISBN 10 : 0300087764
ISBN 13 : 9780300087765

Presents a comprehensive history of the country, from its earliest human settlements, to events prior to European colonisation, to the Dutch occupation and the years of apartheid, ..