The age of capital, 1848-1875

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Scribner, 1975 - History - 354 pages
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Review: The Age of Capital: 1848-1875

User Review  - John - Goodreads

I feel like I sabotaged this book (and "Revolution") a bit by getting distracted in the middle of them and picking up other books, and then later finishing Hobsbawm's a chapter at a time. With "Empire ... Read full review

Review: The Age of Capital: 1848-1875 (Modern History #2)

User Review  - James - Goodreads

Part two in a four part survey of world history. Technically standalone volumes, it definitely would help to begin with The Age of Revolution, as it was cited with frequency throughout the pages. This is a series that is not to be missed. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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revolut1onary prelude 1 The Springtime of Peoples
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developments
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Copyright

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Eric Hobsbawm is a neo-Marxist historian of the Industrial Revolution who pays particular attention to the inequities toward the lower classes, especially in law and politics.

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