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Naval engagements : patriotism, cultural politics, and the Royal Navy, 1793-1815

Author: Timothy Jenks
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2006.
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Naval Engagements explores the role of the Royal Navy in eighteenth-century political culture. This was the legendary age of sail, in which heroic commanders such as Admiral Nelson won great victories for Britain. Timothy Jenks reveals the ways in which these battles and the heroes who fought them were deployed in British politics. - ;The construction of an important element in British national identity is explored  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Jenks, Timothy.
Naval engagements.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2006021302
(OCoLC)67869337
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Jenks
ISBN: 9781429459549 1429459549 9780191516412 0191516414 1280845260 9781280845260
OCLC Number: 99996770
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 334 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction --
The Glorious Firsts of June --
Patriotic Instabilities --
Naval Triumph and the Public Sphere --
Contesting Naval Heroism --
Lord Cochrane in Radical Westminster --
Conclusion --
Appendix 1. Members of Parliament for Westminster, 1790-1818 --
Appendix 2. Published Trafalgar poems.
Responsibility: Timothy Jenks.
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Naval Engagements explores the role of the Royal Navy in eighteenth-century political culture. This was the legendary age of sail, in which heroic commanders such as Admiral Nelson won great  Read more...

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...a valuable book... Michael Duffy The English Historical Review Jenks has written a fine volume...well worth examining. Ian Yeats The Nothern Mariner

 
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