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Americomania and the French Revolution Debate in Britain, 1789–1802.

By: Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013Copyright date: ©2013Description: 1 online resource (402 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9781107468719
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Americomania and the French Revolution Debate in Britain, 1789–1802DDC classification:
  • 172.1094109033
LOC classification:
  • DA520 .V47 2013
Online resources:
Contents:
Intro -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Transatlantic Utopianism and the Rise of Partisan Political Discourse -- 1 "The War of Systems" -- Systemic Rivalry -- Politics for the People -- Popular Politics and the Mediation of Print -- 2 "Cultivators of the Earth" -- Scenographia Americana: The Iconography of a Wilderness Farm -- "Cultivators of the earth": Transcendence and the "Practiced Utopia" -- 3 "Rabies Agri" -- Promised Lands -- Symbiosis of Land and Print -- 4 "The Calculated Rise of the American Empire" -- A Jacobin Empire on the Ohio -- Rewriting the American Constitution -- 5 "The Mania of Emigration" -- The Promised Land of Kentucky -- "Where Liberty is, There is Our Country" -- 6 "The Precious Pearl of Liberty" -- 7 "Come to These Arcadian Regions Where There Is Room for Millions" -- The Americanization of the British Novel -- "Here is a Continual Feast for the Mind" -- The Radicalization of the British Novel -- 8 "Look Before You Leap" -- Antidote for Americomania -- "Lo! Priestley there, Patriot, and Saint, and Sage!" -- "The Tree of Liberty is Smothered with Weeds" -- 9 "Parrying the Enemy with Their Own Weapons" -- Old Whigs and New Philosophers on the Frontier: Berkeley Hall -- The American Front of the French Revolution Debate in Britain: The Vagabond -- Postscript "Mania Reformatio" -- Bibliography of Cited Materials -- Index.
Summary: This book explores the evolution of British identity and participatory politics in the 1790s.
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Intro -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Transatlantic Utopianism and the Rise of Partisan Political Discourse -- 1 "The War of Systems" -- Systemic Rivalry -- Politics for the People -- Popular Politics and the Mediation of Print -- 2 "Cultivators of the Earth" -- Scenographia Americana: The Iconography of a Wilderness Farm -- "Cultivators of the earth": Transcendence and the "Practiced Utopia" -- 3 "Rabies Agri" -- Promised Lands -- Symbiosis of Land and Print -- 4 "The Calculated Rise of the American Empire" -- A Jacobin Empire on the Ohio -- Rewriting the American Constitution -- 5 "The Mania of Emigration" -- The Promised Land of Kentucky -- "Where Liberty is, There is Our Country" -- 6 "The Precious Pearl of Liberty" -- 7 "Come to These Arcadian Regions Where There Is Room for Millions" -- The Americanization of the British Novel -- "Here is a Continual Feast for the Mind" -- The Radicalization of the British Novel -- 8 "Look Before You Leap" -- Antidote for Americomania -- "Lo! Priestley there, Patriot, and Saint, and Sage!" -- "The Tree of Liberty is Smothered with Weeds" -- 9 "Parrying the Enemy with Their Own Weapons" -- Old Whigs and New Philosophers on the Frontier: Berkeley Hall -- The American Front of the French Revolution Debate in Britain: The Vagabond -- Postscript "Mania Reformatio" -- Bibliography of Cited Materials -- Index.

This book explores the evolution of British identity and participatory politics in the 1790s.

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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2019. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.

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