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By Robert C. Woosnam-Savage, Glasgow Museums, National Army Museum

8 participants, all famous experts of their personal fields, concentrate on person elements of the emerging, supplying a balanced standpoint at the stirring occasions of 1745-46. either Hanovarian and Jacobite issues of view are tested in essays at the personalities, battles, history and the aftermath of the forty five. The e-book is additional greater through valuable appendices, together with a Jacobite chronology from the 17th to the 19th centuries, a genealogy and path maps for the trips of the Prince and his military.

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Newcomers would continue to arrive from the mother country, bringing with them new attitudes and life-styles that permeated the societies in which they took up residence. Equally, books and luxury items imported from Europe would introduce new ideas and tastes. News, too, circulated with growing speed and frequency around an Atlantic world that was shrinking as communications improved. Similarly, changing ideas and priorities at the centre of empire were reflected in changes in imperial policy, so that the third or fourth generation of settlers might well find itself operating within an imperial framework in which the assumptions and responses of the founding fathers had lost much of their former relevance.

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