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The fatal land : war, empire, and the highland soldier in British America

Title
The fatal land : war, empire, and the highland soldier in British America / Matthew P. Dziennik.
ISBN
0300213506
9780300213508
0300196725
9780300196726
Publication
New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, [2015]
Copyright Notice Date
©2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xv, 297 pages) : illustrations.
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
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Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Variant and related titles
EBSCOhost eBook collection, Yale University Press.
Other formats
Print version: Dziennik, Matthew P., 1984- Fatal land
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
October 07, 2019
Series
Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
The Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
A perfect purgatory: recruitment in the Scottish highlands
Spirited martialists: the highlander as military laborer
The same as other civilized people: colonial points of contact
The blessing of peace: demobilization
Land and interest in the Gaelic Atlantic world
The soldier and highland culture.
Genre/Form
History.
Military history.
Citation

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