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Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Catholic Literature and Secularisation in France and England, 1880-1914

Brian Sudlow

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719083112
eISBN:
9781781703137
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719083112.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book is a comparative study of the French and English Catholic literary revivals of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. These parallel but mostly independent movements include ... More

Church, Nation and RaceCatholics and Antisemitism in Germany and England, 1918-45

Church, Nation and Race: Catholics and Antisemitism in Germany and England, 1918-45

Ulrike Ehret

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079436
eISBN:
9781781702017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079436.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book compares the worldviews and factors that promoted or, indeed, opposed anti-semitism amongst Catholics in Germany and England after the First World War. As a prequel to books on Hitler, ... More

Civilians into soldiersWar, the body and British Army recruits, 1939-45

Civilians into soldiers: War, the body and British Army recruits, 1939-45

Emma Newlands

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780719088049
eISBN:
9781781707869
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088049.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Civilians into Soldiers is an examination of British Army life during the Second World War. Drawing on a wealth of official records and servicemen’s personal testimonies it explores the ways in which ... More

Community and IdentityThe Making of Modern Gibraltar Since 1704

Community and Identity: The Making of Modern Gibraltar Since 1704

Stephen Constantine

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719076350
eISBN:
9781781702048
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719076350.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This study concerns the history of Gibraltar following its military conquest in 1704, after which sovereignty of the territory was transferred from Spain to Britain and it became a British fortress ... More

The Culture of DiplomacyBritain in Europe, c. 1750–1830

The Culture of Diplomacy: Britain in Europe, c. 1750–1830

Jennifer Mori

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719082726
eISBN:
9781781702703
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719082726.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is not a traditional international relations text that deals with war, trade or power politics. Instead, this book offers an analysis of the social, cultural and intellectual aspects of ... More

Doubting SexInscriptions, Bodies and Selves in Nineteenth-century Hermaphrodite Case Histories

Doubting Sex: Inscriptions, Bodies and Selves in Nineteenth-century Hermaphrodite Case Histories

Geertje Mak

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719086908
eISBN:
9781781702628
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719086908.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

An adolescent girl is mocked when she takes a bath with her peers, because her genitals look like those of a boy. A couple visits a doctor asking to ‘create more space’ in the woman for intercourse. ... More

The Enlightenment and ReligionThe Myths of Modernity

The Enlightenment and Religion: The Myths of Modernity

S. J. Barnett

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067402
eISBN:
9781781700518
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067402.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book offers a critical survey of religious change and its causes in eighteenth-century Europe, and constitutes a challenge to the accepted views in traditional Enlightenment studies. Focusing on ... More

Freedom and the Fifth CommandmentCatholic priests and political violence in Ireland, 1919-21

Freedom and the Fifth Commandment: Catholic priests and political violence in Ireland, 1919-21

Brian Heffernan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719090486
eISBN:
9781781706862
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719090486.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The guerrilla war waged between the IRA and the crown forces from 1919 to 1921 was a pivotal episode in the modern history of Ireland. This book addresses the War of Independence from a new ... More

From Empire to ExileHistory and Memory Within the Pied-Noir and Harki Communities, 1962-2012

From Empire to Exile: History and Memory Within the Pied-Noir and Harki Communities, 1962-2012

Claire Eldridge

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719087233
eISBN:
9781526115089
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719087233.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

French rule in Algeria ended in 1962 following almost eight years of intensely violent conflict, producing one of the largest migratory waves of the post-1945 era. Almost a million French settlers - ... More

From Victory to VichyVeterans in Interwar France

From Victory to Vichy: Veterans in Interwar France

Chris Millington

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780719085505
eISBN:
9781781702680
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719085505.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The most up-to-date and comprehensive English-language study of its kind, From victory to Vichy explores the political mobilisation of the two largest French veterans’ associations during the ... More

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