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VICTORY

Applicants are invited for a PhD studentship on the ‘afterlife’ of HMS Victory. The proposed project is based at the University of Southampton. It is about how Victory became a national icon and about the links between heritage and national mythologies. It would be suited to someone interested in social and cultural history with a focus on the nineteenth or the twentieth centuries.

https://www.jobs.soton.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=534815F4

Opportunity for Students to Explore Historic Shipwrecks in Bermuda

The University of Rhode Island has posted information on the Museum of Underwater Archaeology about their 2015 summer field school in underwater archaeology.  This is a great opportunity for students looking for hands on experience surveying shipwrecks in a beautiful environment.  You can see their post here:  https://muablog.wordpress.com/2015/03/16/university-of-rhode-island-2015-summer-field-scho...

ANN: Reviews posted to the H-Net 09 Mar - 16 Mar 2015

 H-Net reviews posted to the web 09 Mar - 16 Mar 2015 that may be of interest to H-Maritime readers.

Reviewed for H-Asia by Masami Yuki
    Miller, Ian Jared; Thomas, Julia Adeney; Walker, Brett L., eds..
    _Japan at Nature's Edge: The Environmental Context of a Global
    Power
_.  Honolulu: University Of Hawai'i Press, 2013.  xiv + 322
    pp.  $65.00, ISBN 978-0-8248-3692-4.

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