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The anatomy of panic: the impact of naval scares and public opinion in late nineteenth-century Britain

@inproceedings{OShea2017TheAO,
  title={The anatomy of panic: the impact of naval scares and public opinion in late nineteenth-century Britain},
  author={Iain O'Shea},
  year={2017}
}
  • Iain O'Shea
  • Published 2017
  • Political Science
  • Supervisory Committee Dr. David Zimmerman, Supervisor Department of History Dr. Simon Devereaux, Departmental Member Department of History Dr. Lisa Surridge, Outside Member Department of English Popular navalism in nineteenth-century Britain was a natural but not inevitable outcome of the geographical reality of an island nation possessing a large maritime empire. The long-term evolution of democracy and the rapid growth of the mass-circulation press transformed the civil-military relationship… CONTINUE READING