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War and British society, 1688-1815

by H. V. Bowen

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Social change -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-97) and index.

      Statementprepared for the Economic History Society by H.V. Bowen.
      SeriesNew studies in economic and social history
      ContributionsEconomic History Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA67 .B69 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 100 p. ;
      Number of Pages100
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL694907M
      ISBN 100521572266, 0521576458
      LC Control Number97042249

      Jeremy Black MBE (born 30 October ) is a British historian and a professor of history at the University of is a senior fellow at the Center for the Study of America and the West at the Foreign Policy Research Institute in Philadelphia.. He is the author of over one hundred books, principally but not exclusively on 18th-century British politics and international relations, and has Known for: Eighteenth Century British Foreign Policy, Historiography. The New Studies in Economic and Social History book series by multiple authors includes books The French Economy in the Twentieth Century, Agriculture in Depression , Dearth, Public Policy, and Social Disturbance in England, (Studies in Economic and Social History), and several more. War and British Society H.V.

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