Debating foreign policy in eighteenth-century Britain / Jeremy Black

Author(s): Black, Jeremy
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Subjects: Public opinion--Great Britain--History--18th century
Great Britain--Foreign relations--18th century
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Farnham ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2011
LC Classification: D, DA
Physical Description: xvi, 247 p. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2010043381
ISBN: 9780754658672 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0754658678 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9781409426103 (ebook)
ISBN: 1409426106 (ebook)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Prologue: documentary culture and the historian -- Introduction: debating policy -- The mechanisms of debate -- The extent of debate -- The quality of debate -- The new age of war, 1689-1714 -- A continental dynasty: Britain and Hanover, 1714-60 -- Strategic culture and imperial warfare, 1754-63 -- A empire under challenge, 1763-83 -- New definitions and problems, 1783-1815 -- Conclusions: debating Britain and Europe
OCLC Number: 670211589
ISBN/ISSN: 9780754658672
0754658678
9781409426103
1409426106