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Black SaltSeafarers of African Descent on British Ships

Black Salt: Seafarers of African Descent on British Ships

Ray Costello

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318184
eISBN:
9781846317675
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317675
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

During the Age of Sail, black seamen could be found in many shipboard roles in the Royal Navy, such as gunners, deck-hands and ‘top men’, working at heights in the rigging. In the later Age of Steam, ... More

Bourbon Peru 1750-1824

Bourbon Peru 1750-1824

John Fisher

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239086
eISBN:
9781846312687
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312687
Subject:
History, Latin American History

By considering Bourbon Peru in a chronological framework that begins at mid-century rather than 1700, this book focuses the reader's attention on the key issue of the relationship between colonial ... More

Breeding SupermanNietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Breeding Superman: Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain

Dan Stone

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239871
eISBN:
9781846312694
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312694
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Before World War I there existed an intellectual turmoil in Britain as great as any in Germany, France, or Russia, as the debates over Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche and eugenics in the context of early ... More

Britain and France at the Birth of AmericaThe European Powers and the Peace Negotiations of 1782-83

Britain and France at the Birth of America: The European Powers and the Peace Negotiations of 1782-83

Andrew Stockley

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859896153
eISBN:
9781781380451
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859896153.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is a comprehensive study of the peace negotiations that ended the War of American Independence. It challenges traditional views and uses a wide range of sources to provide a detailed analysis of ... More

Britains SoldiersRethinking War and Society, 1715-1815

Britains Soldiers: Rethinking War and Society, 1715-1815

Kevin Linch and Matthew McCormack (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781846319556
eISBN:
9781781387160
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319556.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

The British soldier was a fascinating and complex figure in the century between the Hanoverian accession and the Battle of Waterloo. The ‘war and society’ approach has shed much light on Britain's ... More

Building Peace in Northern Ireland

Building Peace in Northern Ireland

Maria Power (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316593
eISBN:
9781846316739
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316739
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Since the onset of the troubles in the late 1960s, people in Northern Ireland have been working together to bring about a peaceful, non-violent end to the conflict. In doing so, they have used their ... More

Caribbean Globalizations, 1492 to the Present Day

Caribbean Globalizations, 1492 to the Present Day

Eva Sansavior and Richard Scholar (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381519
eISBN:
9781781384923
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381519.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book explores the relations between globalization and the Caribbean since 1492, when Columbus first arrived in the region, to the present day. It aims to help change prevalent ways of thinking, ... More

Catholicism, Politics and Society in Twentieth-Century France

Catholicism, Politics and Society in Twentieth-Century France

Kay Chadwick (ed.)

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780853239741
eISBN:
9781846312779
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312779
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Catholicism, once the protean monster, still functions as a complex component of French identity. No consideration of modern France would be complete without reference to the enduring impact and ... More

Chalcedon in ContextChurch Councils 400-700

Chalcedon in Context: Church Councils 400-700

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311772
eISBN:
9781846316753
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316753
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This collection of essays has its origin in a conference held at Oxford in 2006 to mark the publication of the first English edition of the Acts of Chalcedon. Its aim is to place Chalcedon in a ... More

Charles the Bold and Italy (1467–1477)Politics and Personnel

Charles the Bold and Italy (1467–1477): Politics and Personnel

R. J. Walsh

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238386
eISBN:
9781846312809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312809
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This is a study of Charles the Bold's diplomatic and military relations with the Italian states, taking full account of economic policy. The book makes extensive use not only of the great mass of ... More

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