||Introduction: "advancing the interests of private and political virtue": the stakes of the early American stage -- "The imitation of life": how men act -- American actors/acting American -- "O patriotism!/ thou wond'rous principle of God-like action!": the changing meanings of the Revolution -- Love and death: staging indigenous masculinity -- Tyrants, republicans, and rebels: performing Roman masculinities -- Epilogue: from sons of liberty to wage slaves.
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-240) and index.|
|Issued in other form||Online version: Chinn, Sarah E. Spectacular men. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2017 9780190653682|
|Genre/form||Criticism, interpretation, etc.|
|ISBN||9780190653675 (hardcover ; alk. paper)|
|ISBN||0190653671 (hardcover ; alk. paper)|