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Awarded for Valour
Awarded for Valour
M. Smith
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:Based on primary source research, this is the most comprehensive history of the Victoria Cross available, tracing the evolution of the award from its inception in 1856 to the most recent bestowals. The study also examines the evolution of the concept...
Barbarian Memory: The Legacy of Early Medieval History in Early Modern Literature
Barbarian Memory: The Legacy of Early Medieval History...
N. Birns
editor: Springer
ano: 2013
descrição:An investigation of the use of Late Antique European history by late medieval and Renaissance writers such as Chaucer, Shakespeare, Davenant, Trissino, and Corneille. The liminality of the late antique period and the issues of ethnicity and religion ...
Battle for Beijing, 1858–1860
Battle for Beijing, 1858–1860
Harry Gelber
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:The ‘battle for Beijing’ is universally – and quite wrongly – believed to have been about opium. This book argues that it was about freedom to trade, Britain’s demands for diplomatic equality, and French demands for religious freedom in China. Both c...
Battlefield Emotions 1500-1800
Battlefield Emotions 1500-1800
Erika Kuijpers;...
editor: Springer
ano: 2016
descrição:This book explores changes in emotional cultures of the early modern battlefield. Military action involves extraordinary modes of emotional experience and affective control of the soldier, and it evokes strong emotional reactions in society at large....
Battlefronts Real and Imagined
Battlefronts Real and Imagined
D. Wyatt
editor: Springer
ano: 2008
descrição:This collection examines the cultural and intellectual dimensions of war and its resolution between Han Chinese and the various ethnically dissimilar peoples surrounding them during the crucial 'middle period' of Chinese history.
Bellingshausen and the Russian Antarctic Expedition, 1819-21
Bellingshausen and the Russian Antarctic Expedition...
R. Bulkeley
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:This book examines the little studied story of Bellinghausen, and includes the fullest biography of the celebrated Russian explorer ever published, and with thoughtful discussion of the achievements and limitations of the expedition and suggestions f...
Books in Motion in Early Modern Europe
Books in Motion in Early Modern Europe
Daniel Bellingradt...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book presents and explores a challenging new approach in book history. It offers a coherent volume of thirteen chapters in the field of early modern book history covering a wide range of topics and it is written by renowned scholars in the field...
Boys at Sea
Boys at Sea
B. Burg
editor: Springer
ano: 2007
descrição:Boys at Sea is a study of homoerotic life in the Royal Navy during the age of sail. The book traces every feature of sexual life at sea, including seduction, rape, prostitution, courts martial, and the punishments meted out to those convicted of viol...
Brexit
Brexit
David Ramiro Troitiño...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:While the discussions among Brexiters mainly focus on the referendum of 2016 or David Cameron’s “great miscalculation” and its repercussions, this book looks at the Brexit as a process that began decades earlier. It analyses EU-UK relations from a ne...
Britain After Empire
Britain After Empire
P. Preston
editor: Springer
ano: 2014
descrição:Through compelling analysis of popular culture, high culture and elite designs in the years following the end of the Second World War, this book explores how Britain and its people have come to terms with the loss of prestige stemming from the declin...
Britain and the Dictatorships of Argentina and Chile, 1973–82
Britain and the Dictatorships of Argentina and Chile...
Grace Livingst...
editor: Springer
ano: 2018
descrição:This book explores the links between the British government and the dictatorships of Argentina and Chile, 1973-82, using newly-opened British archives. It gives the most complete picture to date of British arms sales, military visits and diplomatic l...
Britain and Wellington's Army
Britain and Wellington's Army
K. Linch
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Britain was France's most implacable enemy during the Napoleonic Wars yet was able to resist the need for conscription to fill the ranks of its army and sustain Wellington's campaigns in Portugal and Spain. This new study explains how the men were fo...