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A new naval history

Quintin Colville and James Davey

Abstract

A New Naval History brings together the most significant and interdisciplinary approaches to contemporary naval history. The last few decades have witnessed a transformation in how this field is researched and understood, and this volume captures the state of a field that continues to develop apace. It examines – through the prism of naval affairs – issues of nationhood and imperialism; the legacy of Nelson; the socio-cultural realities of life in ships and naval bases; and the processes of commemoration, journalism and stage-managed pageantry that plotted the interrelationship of ship and sho ... More

Keywords: Navy, culture, society, nation, gender, race, representation, material culture, maritime, war

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781526113801
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: September 2019 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781526113801.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Quintin Colville, editor
Senior Curator: Research at Royal Museums Greenwich, Visiting Professor at the University of Portsmouth, and Research Fellow at the University of York

James Davey, editor
Lecturer in Naval and Maritime History at the University of Exeter

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