Splendidly Victorian : essays in nineteenth- and twentieth-century British history in honour of Walter L. Arnstein /

"The eminent historian of Victorian Britain, Walter L. Arnstein has, over the course of a career spanning more than 40 years, arguably introduced more students to British history than any other American historian. This collection of essays by some of his former students celebrates Arnstein'...

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Other Authors: Shirley, Michael H.
Larson, Todd E. A.

Arnstein, Walter L.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Aldershot ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2001.
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Table of Contents:
  • List of Illustrations and Tables
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Acknowledgements
  • 1.. Walter L. Arnstein, Teacher and Mentor / Michael H. Shirley and Todd E.A. Larson
  • 2.. Walter L. Arnstein: A Collegial and Personal Appreciation / Paul W. Schroeder
  • 3.. 'The Prince of Whales': Caricature, Charivari, and the Politics of Morality / Tamara Hunt
  • 4.. Advertising the Army: Political Aesthetics and British Army Fashion, 1815-1855 / Scott Hughes Myerly
  • 5.. Free Trade Radicals, Education, and Moral Improvement in Early Victorian England / Richard F. Spall, Jr.
  • 6.. Chartists After Chartism: Reynolds's Newspaper and Mid-Victorian Political Reform / Michael H. Shirley
  • 7.. 'A Whig Private Secretary is in itself fatal': Benjamin Disraeli, Lord Derby, Party Politics and Naval Administration, 1852 / John Beeler
  • 8.. 'Debtor to the Greeks and the Barbarians': Religious Periodicals and their Influence in the Victorian Prelude / Marsh Wilkinson Jones
  • 9.. Pyrrhic Victory? The Bismarck Myth and the Congress of Berlin in the British Review Press, 1878-79 / Todd E.A. Larson
  • 10.. The London Missionary Society's Mongolian Missions: British Insights into the 'Great Game' In Asia / Helen S. Hundley
  • 11.. The Nineteenth-Century British Townscape and the Return of the Market Place to Victorian History / James Schmiechen
  • 12.. Cinemas and their Managers in Depression England: a Social Function / Stephen Shafer
  • 13.. 'I used to take her to the doctor's and get the proper thing': Twentieth-Century Health Care Choices in Lancashire Working-Class Communities / Lucinda McCray Beier
  • Walter L. Arnstein: a Bibliography
  • Index

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