The Resource The culture of the Seven Years' War : empire, identity, and the arts in the eighteenth-century Atlantic world, edited by Frans De Bruyn and Shaun Regan

The culture of the Seven Years' War : empire, identity, and the arts in the eighteenth-century Atlantic world, edited by Frans De Bruyn and Shaun Regan

Label
The culture of the Seven Years' War : empire, identity, and the arts in the eighteenth-century Atlantic world
Title
The culture of the Seven Years' War
Title remainder
empire, identity, and the arts in the eighteenth-century Atlantic world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frans De Bruyn and Shaun Regan
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With essays by notable scholars that address the war's impact in Europe and the Atlantic world, this volume is sure to become essential reading for those interested in the relationship between war, culture, and the arts
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
940.2/534
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DD411.5
LC item number
.C84 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The culture of the Seven Years' War : empire, identity, and the arts in the eighteenth-century Atlantic world, edited by Frans De Bruyn and Shaun Regan
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. From Vernon to Wolfe: Empire and Identity in the British Atlantic World of the Mid-Eighteenth Century / Shaun Regan / Frans De Bruyn -- 2. 1759 -- Year of Decision? / Nicholas Rogers -- 3. Colonial Disease, Translation, and Enlightenment: Franco-British Medicine and the Seven Years' War / Fred Anderson -- 4. "Under His Majesty's Protection": The Meaning of the Conquest for the Aboriginal Peoples of Canada / Erica Charters -- 5. Paper Wars: Literature and/as Conflict during the Seven Years' War / Alain Beaulieu -- 6. Shakespeare, Voltaire, and the Seven Years' War: Literary Criticism as Cultural Battlefield / Thomas Keymer -- 7. "What d'ye call him, Tierconneldrago ... ": Oliver Goldsmith and the Seven Years' War / Frans De Bruyn -- 8. The View from St James's Palace in 1759: A Court Perspective on the Annus Mirabilis / Michael J. Griffin -- 9. "Unfit to Serve": Honour, Masculinity, and the Fate of Lord George Sackville / Nigel Aston
  • 10. Olaudah Equiano and the Seven Years' War: Slavery, Service, and the Sea / Robert W. Jones -- 11. Setting the Empire in Stone: Commemorating Wolfe in the Gardens at Stowe / Shaun Regan -- 12. George Stubbs's The Zebia and the Spectacle of Fine Art at the End of the Seven Years' War / Joan Coutu -- 13. Facing Past and Future Empires: Joshua Reynolds's Portraits of Augustus Keppel / Douglas Fordham
Control code
ocn878836537
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 349 pages, 8 pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442696341
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt66fxqw
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b3618861x
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)878836537
  • acaebk1442696346

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