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War, Culture and Society, 1750-1850

War, Empire and Slavery, 1770-1830

Editors: Bessel, R., Guyatt, N., Rendall, J. (Eds.)

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The imperial warfare of the period 1770-1830, including the American wars of independence and the Napoleonic wars, affected every continent. Covering southern India, the Caribbean, North and South America, and southern Africa, this volume explores the impact of revolutionary wars and how people's identities were shaped by their experiences.

About the authors

CAITLIN ANDERSON Visiting Fellow at the Center for History and Economics, Harvard University, USA C. A. BAYLY Vere Harmsworth Professor of Imperial and Naval History, University of Cambridge, UK IAN COLLER Australian Research Council Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Melbourne, Australia LAURENT DUBOIS Professor of History, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA REBECCA EARLE History Department, University of Warwick, UK JOANNA DE GROOT Senior Lecturer in History, University of York, UK JANET HARTLEY Professor of International History, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK LYMAN L. JOHNSON Professor of History and Latin American Studies, University of North Carolina Charlotte, USA ALEJANDRO M. RABINOVICH Doctoral candidate, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France MARIE-JEANNE ROSSIGNOL Professor in American Studies, the University Paris Diderot, France FOTEINI VLACHOU Doctoral candidate, the University of Crete, Greece JULIE WINCH Professor of History, the University of Massachusetts-Boston, USA NIGEL WORDEN Professor of Historical Studies, the University of Cape Town, South Africa

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Introduction: War, Empire and Slavery, 1770–1830

    Bessel, Richard (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

  • The ‘Revolutionary Age’ in the Wider World, c. 1790–1830

    Bayly, C. A.

    Pages 21-43

  • The Revolutionary Abolitionists of Haiti

    Dubois, Laurent

    Pages 44-60

  • Race and Slavery in the Making of Arab France, 1802–15

    Coller, Ian

    Pages 61-80

  • The Making of Warriors: The Militarization of the Rio de la Plata, 1806–07

    Rabinovich, Alejandro Martin

    Pages 81-98

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
War, Empire and Slavery, 1770-1830
Editors
  • R. Bessel
  • N. Guyatt
  • J. Rendall
Series Title
War, Culture and Society, 1750-1850
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-28269-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230282698
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-22989-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31108-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 299
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