Bandits

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Penguin, 1985 - Brigands and robbers - 181 pages
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Bandits, Revised Edition

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It seems that almost every country has bandits--some famous, some not--laced into its folk history. Hobsbawm's 1969 volume delves into the history of bandits and separates the myths from the facts ... Read full review

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One of the books that signaled Hobsbawm's arrival as a major force among historians. An interesting read on populist criminals that stands the entire traditional approach to banditry on its head. Read full review

Contents

Preface to the First Edition
9
Who becomes a Bandit?
30
The Avengers
58
Copyright

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