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Rory Muir, Gentlemen of Uncertain Fortune: How Younger Sons Made Their Way in Jane Austen’s England


Zack White (University of Southampton)

Published in:



149 - 154

Date of Publication:

January 2021

About the author

Zack White (University of Southampton)

Zack White is a PhD researcher, and holder of the Archival Scholarship, at the University of Southampton, specialising in crime and punishment in the Napoleonic era. He was co-founder and inaugural Editor-in-Chief of Romance, Revolution & Reform, and is now the co-ordinator of the British Commission for Military History’s Next-Gen Network for emerging scholars, and the Commission’s conference paper sharing site He also runs the podcast The Napoleonicist, the online hub, and the Dorset School Historical Lecture Series.

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