The Age of Revolution: 1749-1848 (History of the Modern World) (Paperback)

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This magisterial volume follows the death of ancient traditions, the triumph of new classes, and the emergence of new technologies, sciences, and ideologies, with vast intellectual daring and aphoristic elegance. Part of Eric Hobsbawm's epic four-volume history of the modern world, along with The Age of Capitalism, The Age of Empire, and The Age of Extremes.

About the Author

Born in 1917, Eric Hobsbawm was educated in Austria, Germany, and England.  He was Emeritus Professor of history at Birbeck College, University of London, and Emeritus Universtiy Professor of politics and socity at the New School for Social Research.  He is the author of more than fourteen books, including The Age of CapitalThe Age of EmpireThe Age of Extremes, and The Jazz Scene. He died in 2012.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780679772538
ISBN-10: 0679772537
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: November 26th, 1996
Pages: 368
Language: English
Series: History of the Modern World