TITLE

Two hundred years ago, British seamen staged a mass mutiny at

AUTHOR(S)
Barclay, Simon
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Military History;Apr97, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a mutiny which was staged by British seamen, at Spithead, off Portsmouth, in the spring of 1797. Britain's war with France; What the seamen complained about; What the seamen proposed; Attempts made to solve the problems; How officers on the ships were treated; When the mutiny at Spithead ended.
ACCESSION #
9703100415

 

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