Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-8 of 8 items

  • Keywords: Henry Wilson x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Death and reputation

KEITH JEFFERY

in Field Marshal Sir Henry Wilson: A Political Soldier

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199239672
eISBN:
9780191719493
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239672.003.0014
Subject:
History, Military History

Henry Wilson died on June 22, 1922, when he was shot by two men, Reginald Dunne and Joseph O'Sullivan. Dunne was commander of the Irish Republican Army in London. Wilson's assassination became him as ... More


Field Marshal Sir Henry Wilson: A Political Soldier

Keith Jeffery

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199239672
eISBN:
9780191719493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239672.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Field Marshal Sir Henry Wilson, an Irishman who in June 1922 was assassinated on his doorstep in London by Irish republicans, was one of the most controversial British soldiers of that age. Before ... More


Introduction

PATRICIA LYNCH

in The Liberal Party in Rural England 1885-1910: Radicalism and Community

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199256211
eISBN:
9780191719677
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199256211.003.07
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter begins by discussing the reasons for the prevailing historiographical neglect of rural politics. It clarifies several points regarding the relationship between the rural voters and the ... More


Epilogue One: James M. Ashley and the Thirteenth Amendment

Daniel W. Crofts

in Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery: The Other Thirteenth Amendment and the Struggle to Save the Union

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469627311
eISBN:
9781469627335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627311.003.0013
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Epilogue One enlarges on the now-familiar story, as dramatized by film director Steven Spielberg—how Congress, during the last year of the war, approved the real Thirteenth Amendment that abolished ... More


Hands across the Ocean: Slavery and Sociability

David Simpson

in Romanticism and the Question of the Stranger

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226922355
eISBN:
9780226922362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226922362.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

George Keate’s account of the voyage of the East India Company ship Antelope, under the command of Captain Henry Wilson, provides a brief example of a conversational relationship between strangers. ... More


Truce, Treaty and Dissension, July 1921–June 1922

Gerard Noonan

in The IRA in Britain, 1919-1923: 'In the Heart of Enemy Lines'

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781781380260
eISBN:
9781781387191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380260.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter deals with the trials of the republican movement in Britain during the eleven-and-a-half months that elapsed between the end of the war of independence and the outbreak of the civil war. ... More


The Aftermath

Josephine F. Pacheco

in The Pearl: A Failed Slave Escape on the Potomac

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807829189
eISBN:
9781469604183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807888926_pacheco.14
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter describes events from 1849 onwards. These include the removal of the slave trade across the Potomac River to Alexandria, Virginia in 1850; Horace Mann's defense of Drayton and Sayres; ... More


Dismantling the Victorian Ideal and the Future of Domesticity

Amy G. Richter

in At Home in Nineteenth-Century America: A Documentary History

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780814769133
eISBN:
9780814769157
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814769133.003.0007
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Chapter 6 charts the changing importance of home as a cultural ideal at the turn of the century and considers the challenges posed by feminism, suburbanization, technology, and a growing focus on ... More


View: