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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...


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..


Percival Keene

ISBN 10 : 9781406874068
ISBN 13 : 140687406X

This scarce antiquarian book is included in our special Legacy Reprint Series. In the interest of creating a more extensive selection of rare historical book reprints, we have chos..



The Americas In The Age Of Revolution 1750 1850

ISBN 10 : 0300077262
ISBN 13 : 9780300077261

Langley examines the political and social tensions reverberating throughout British, French, and Spanish America, pointing out the characteristics that distinguished each unpheaval..