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Wright, Christine

Wellington’s Men in Australia

Wright, Christine - Wellington’s Men in Australia, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: ‘war was our trade’
Christine Wright

2. ‘emigration is a matter of necessity’: The aftermath of the Peninsular War
Christine Wright

3. ‘they make Ancestry’: Veterans as Officers and Gentlemen
Christine Wright

4. ‘we are in sight of each other’: The Social Networks of Veterans
Christine Wright

5. ‘attached to the Protestant succession’: The Religious Influence of Veterans
Christine Wright

6. ‘an art which owes its perfection to War’: Skills of Veterans
Christine Wright

7. ‘with all the authority of Eastern despots’: Veterans as Men of Authority
Christine Wright

8. ‘in the midst of the Goths’: The Artistic, Literary and Cultural Legacy of Veterans
Christine Wright

9. ‘to pave the way for the free settler’: British Soldiers on the Frontier
Christine Wright

10. Conclusion
Christine Wright

Keywords: History, World History, Global and Transnational History, History of Britain and Ireland, Social History, Imperialism and Colonialism, Australasian History, Modern History

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
War, Culture and Society, 1750–1850
Page amount
250 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230306035
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-32194-0

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