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MR Bligh's Bad Language: Passion, Power and Theater on H. M. Armed Vessel Bounty

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Captain Bligh and the voyage of the Bounty are the starting point of this new study of the famous mutiny in history, literature and film. By juxtaposing an account of the mutiny with an analysis of its evolving place in history and culture, Mr. Bligh's Bad Language offers a new interpretation of the mutiny in the context of its historical and cultural representations. Beginning with an analysis of naval life and ritual aboard the Bounty, Greg Dening argues that the famous mutiny did not take place due to punitive violence, ...

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MR Bligh's Bad Language: Passion, Power and Theater on H. M. Armed Vessel Bounty
1993, Cambridge University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780521466660

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MR Bligh's Bad Language: Passion, Power and Theater on H. M. Armed Vessel Bounty
1992, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780521383707

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