Myth and national identity in nineteenth-century Britain : the legends of King Arthur and Robin Hood

This study examines the complex nature of 19th-century British national identity through the legends of King Arthur and Robin Hood, two very different national heroes. It examines a variety of issues, including the rise of Englishness

Main Author: Barczewski, Stephanie L.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2000, 2000
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This study examines the complex nature of 19th-century British national identity through the legends of King Arthur and Robin Hood, two very different national heroes. It examines a variety of issues, including the rise of Englishness
Physical Description:viii, 274 p.
ISBN:9780191677618