British Army in the West Indies: Society and the Military in the Revolutionary Age

British Army in the West Indies: Society and the Military in the Revolutionary Age

by Roger Norman Buckley
     
 

This Social and Political history depicts a military community being shaped and defined in an era of revolutionary change: the French Revolution and the Napoleonic wars at the end of the eighteenth century. Within the framework of war and society, Roger Buckley gives us a detailed picture of the British West Indies army in the Caribbean theater, especially the manner… See more details below

Overview

This Social and Political history depicts a military community being shaped and defined in an era of revolutionary change: the French Revolution and the Napoleonic wars at the end of the eighteenth century. Within the framework of war and society, Roger Buckley gives us a detailed picture of the British West Indies army in the Caribbean theater, especially the manner in which the garrison affected, and was itself affected by, the Caribbean social, political, and economic landscape.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789766400637
Publisher:
University of the West Indies Press
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Pages:
462
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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