Author Archives: harryjw1

The Conquest of England (and Those Other Nations)

This short piece by Christian Melby (King’s College London) originally appeared on the Four Nations History Network blog, a research community based at KCL. A link to the original post is provided below. — When the French finally, in the … Continue reading

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Master of Misinformation: William Le Queux, Invasion Scares and Spy Fever, 1880-1930

Trinity College Dublin, 9th June 2015 The inaugural Invasion Network conference ‘Master of Misinformation’ focused on the unusual life, literary output, and cultural legacy of the British author William Le Queux. Held at Trinity College Dublin in early-June 2015, the event … Continue reading

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The Invasion Network

Welcome to The Invasion Network, a group designed with the aim of encouraging and disseminating interdisciplinary research on the subject of British invasion anxieties.  For more information please see the ‘About’ section of the website.  Watch this space for a … Continue reading

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