Bloody Romanticism: Spectacular Violence and the Politics

Bloody Romanticism: Spectacular Violence and the Politics This book is the first comprehensive study of the subject of spectacular violence in British Romantic literature and print culture It looks at the impact and influence of a series of catastrophically violent events the transatlantic slave trade the American war of Independence and the Indian problem the French revolution and the Napoleonic wars the Irish rebellion ofand a series of riots and disturbances stretching from the Gordon riots ofto the Reform Bill riots of

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