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Publisher description for The age of revolution 1789-1848 / Eric Hobsbawm.


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Counter 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.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Europe History 1789-1900, Industrial revolution