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The Resource Scandal of Colonial Rule : Power and Subversion in the British Atlantic during the Age of Revolution

Scandal of Colonial Rule : Power and Subversion in the British Atlantic during the Age of Revolution

Label
Scandal of Colonial Rule : Power and Subversion in the British Atlantic during the Age of Revolution
Title
Scandal of Colonial Rule
Title remainder
Power and Subversion in the British Atlantic during the Age of Revolution
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A dramatic and innovative history of the British public's confrontation with the iniquities of nineteenth-century colonial rule
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Epstein, James
Dewey number
  • 306.20972983/09033
  • 306.2097298309033
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical Perspectives on Empire
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Picton, Thomas
  • Trinidad
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
  • Slavery
  • Great Britain
Label
Scandal of Colonial Rule : Power and Subversion in the British Atlantic during the Age of Revolution
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Scandal of Colonial Rule; Series; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations and maps; Acknowledgments; Cast of characters; Abbreviations; Manuscript collections; Public Record Office, National Archives, London; Contemporary newspapers and journals; Academic journals; Printed and on-line sources; Maps; Introduction; 1: Politics of colonial sensation; In King's Bench; Louisa's cause; Limits; 2: A gentleman's way in the world; Cosmopolitan; An affair of honor; Colonial war; Writing India; Imperial (in)justice; Improvement and reform; State service
  • 3: "Only answerable to God and conscience": justice unbounded by lawPicton's arrival; Frontier society; Personal rule; Modes of violence; An ill-used British subject:; Rights of Englishmen; 4: Ruling narratives; Verified narratives; Domestic (dis- )order; 5: The radical underworld goes colonial; Before Trinidad; Surveillance and subversion; Captivity; The labyrinth of guilty fascination; Race and colonial settlement; A ghostwriter's progress; 6: In search of free labor; "A guiltless, bloodless colony"; "Free" settlers all; Turning East; Conclusion; 7: Conspiracy in the archive; Prelude
  • The Christmas conspiracyArchival violence; An element of doubt; Poison; Implications; Epilogue: Moving on; End games; Trinidad: subjects and slaves; Index
Control code
ocn792684412
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139339971
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)792684412
Label
Scandal of Colonial Rule : Power and Subversion in the British Atlantic during the Age of Revolution
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Scandal of Colonial Rule; Series; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations and maps; Acknowledgments; Cast of characters; Abbreviations; Manuscript collections; Public Record Office, National Archives, London; Contemporary newspapers and journals; Academic journals; Printed and on-line sources; Maps; Introduction; 1: Politics of colonial sensation; In King's Bench; Louisa's cause; Limits; 2: A gentleman's way in the world; Cosmopolitan; An affair of honor; Colonial war; Writing India; Imperial (in)justice; Improvement and reform; State service
  • 3: "Only answerable to God and conscience": justice unbounded by lawPicton's arrival; Frontier society; Personal rule; Modes of violence; An ill-used British subject:; Rights of Englishmen; 4: Ruling narratives; Verified narratives; Domestic (dis- )order; 5: The radical underworld goes colonial; Before Trinidad; Surveillance and subversion; Captivity; The labyrinth of guilty fascination; Race and colonial settlement; A ghostwriter's progress; 6: In search of free labor; "A guiltless, bloodless colony"; "Free" settlers all; Turning East; Conclusion; 7: Conspiracy in the archive; Prelude
  • The Christmas conspiracyArchival violence; An element of doubt; Poison; Implications; Epilogue: Moving on; End games; Trinidad: subjects and slaves; Index
Control code
ocn792684412
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (316 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139339971
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)792684412

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