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The Resource Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic resource)

Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic resource)

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Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill
Title
Liberal epic
Title remainder
the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill
Statement of responsibility
Edward Adams
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
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Victorian literature and culture series
Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic resource)
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Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The ethical-aesthetic challenge to epic: Pope, Gibbon, and Scott -- Romantic liberal epic: Southey, Byron, and Napier -- Epic history, the novel, and war in the 1850s: Thackeray, MaCaulay, and Carlyle -- Utilitarianism and the intellectual critique of war: Mill, Creasy, and Buckle -- Popeian strategies in primitive and modern war epic: Morris, Kinglake, and high Victorian liberal epic -- Liberal epic before the Great War: Hardy, Trevelyan, Tolstoy, and Keynes -- Conclusion. from liberal epic to epic liberalism: Churchill and Wedgwood -- Epilogue. the warm and visible hand of liberal epic
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Extent
x, 322 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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