The age of revolution, 1789-1848

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New American Library, 1962 - History - 416 pages
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Very good history writing. - Goodreads
A brilliant, illuminating introduction to the period. - Goodreads
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Review: The Age of Revolution: 1789-1848 (Modern History #1)

User Review  - Pranjal Student - Goodreads

Very good history writing. As economics student I greatly benefited from the frame of reference that the book establishes. The picture is painted on a very large canvas, also eminently readable and helps you grasp the cusp of social change. Read full review

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User Review  - Tony Gualtieri - Goodreads

An impressive synthesis of this era of European social history. The outlook is Marxist in that Hobsbawm is well aware that the dual revolutions created both winners and losers and that they could be ... Read full review

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Contents

the world in the 1780s
7
the industrial revolution
27
the french revolution
53
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