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Atle Wold's Scotland and the French Revolutionary War, 1792-1802 PDF

By Atle Wold

ISBN-10: 147440331X

ISBN-13: 9781474403313

For the British government's supporters in Scotland within the 1790s, something was once paramount: they have been struggling with French ideas in any form or shape they could take. no matter if this intended defeating the effect of French innovative principles in Scotland, or defeating the army threat of the French republic, they have been decided to face enterprise of their aid of the British state.This ebook charts the Scottish contribution to, either the struggle attempt of the 1790s, and the British government's struggles to defeat political radicalism at domestic; lasting from the 1st outbreak of political disturbances in Scotland in 1792, until eventually the French innovative warfare got here to an result in 1802. during this, the Scots made their very special mark when it comes to recruitment for armed carrier, demonstrations of loyalty, and prosecutions opposed to political radicals within the legislations courts yet, probably much less so, when it comes to their monetary contributions . the govt. of Scotland was once extra built-in into the British kingdom in a structural experience over the process the last decade, but retained many fantastically Scottish positive factors none the fewer and - traditionally - the 1790s comes throughout as a time whilst the Scots came upon little hassle in seeing themselves as either British and Scottish.

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