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War, Culture and Society, 1750 –1850

Narratives of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars

Military and Civilian Experience in Britain and Ireland

Authors: Kennedy, C.

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The volume explores how the Revolutionary and Napoleonic wars were experienced, perceived and narrated by contemporaries in Britain and Ireland, drawing on an extensive range of personal testimonies by soldiers, sailors and civilians to shed new light on the social and cultural history of the period and the history of warfare more broadly.

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Catriona Kennedy is Lecturer in Modern British and Irish History at the University of York, UK. Her publications include, as co-editor with Matthew McCormack, Soldiering in Britain and Ireland, 1750-1850: Men of Arms (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012).

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"A fine piece of analysis that can be recommended to all students of the period." - J. A. Houlding, Army Historical Research


Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Narratives of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars
Book Subtitle
Military and Civilian Experience in Britain and Ireland
Authors
Series Title
War, Culture and Society, 1750 –1850
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-31653-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137316530
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-27543-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-32476-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 263
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