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Female alliances : gender, identity, and friendship in early modern Britain

Author: Amanda E Herbert
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, cultural, economic, and political changes, as well as increased geographic mobility, placed strains upon British society. But by cultivating friendships and alliances, women worked to socially cohere Britain and its colonies. In the first book-length historical study of female friendship and alliance for the early modern period, Amanda Herbert draws on a series  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda E Herbert
ISBN: 9780300177404 0300177402
OCLC Number: 900154222
Description: xi, 256 s. : illustrations
Responsibility: Amanda E. Herbert

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In the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, cultural, economic, and political changes, as well as increased geographic mobility, placed strains upon British society. This book presents  Read more...

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