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English Romantic theatre during the Peninsular War

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Between 1808 and 1814 England was committed to an expensive and bloody campaign against the French invasion of the Iberian Peninsula. The Peninsular War, as it came to be known, was initially celebrated as a war of national independence that attracted widespread support. Soon after, it was characterised by political scandal and public controversy.

Literary scholars have devoted much attention to the political, social and cultural effects of the French Revolution, but have written sur...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
English Faculty
Oxford college:
Oriel College
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Arts and Humanities Research Council
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Valladares, S
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133451
Publication date:
2010
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
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English
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2011-07-04

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