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Publication of Paine’s Rights of Man in 1791, in response to Burke’s Reflections, compounded the general sense of unease a notch more, as Paine’s...
|Thomas Paine, The rights of man, george washington, Georgian Britain, Eighteenth Century||view|
|Tipu Sultan's Slippers and Colonel Mordaunt's Cock Match: Footwear, identity and violence in eighteenth-century India by Martin Moran||
Following his defeat by the British in 1799, Tipu Sultan’s treasures were plundered and transported back to Britain, including a pair...
|Clothing & fashions, Cultural Identity, Eighteenth Century||view|
|Wilkes & The Power of Words||
The emerging power of the press, and the media generally, really began to show itself however in the 1760s, thanks to the work of this man –...
|Eighteenth Century, Georgian Britain, john wilkes, Newspapers||view|
|Introduction to the Eighteenth-Century Novel||
Powerpoint slides on the eighteenth-century novel.
|Fiction, The Novel, Eighteenth Century||view|
|French Revolution Resources||
A website created by George Mason University and City University of New York containing 600 primary documents in the form of contemporary images,...
|Eighteenth Century, French Revolution, Revolution, Ecclesiastical History, History||view|
|An Enquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith 1776||
The Wealth of Nations is one of the earliest attempts by the Scottish academic Adam Smith to describe the structure of the early industrialising...
|Economics, Political economy, Eighteenth Century, Adam Smith, Industrial Revolution, History||view|
|Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen 1789||
The full text of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen written by the Marquis de Lafayette with help from Thomas Jefferson. The...
|French Revolution, Eighteenth Century, Political history, European history, History||view|
|Essays on Images of the French Revolution||
Eight essays concerning forty-two engravings and paintings of events during the French Revolution. A discussion of the importance of the way in...
|French Revolution, Eighteenth Century, Revolution, History||view|
|Articles of Union uniting England and Scotland 1707||
The document which created the United Kingdom of Great Britain bringing the whole island into one state in 1707. After a major financial crisis...
|Eighteenth Century, United Kingdom, Scottish history, English history, History||view|
|Map of Upper and Lower Canada 1798||
A map of Canada excluding the Atlantic provinces and Newfoundland after the American Revolution and the founding of the United States of America....
|North America, Eighteenth Century, Historical Maps, British America, American history, History||view|