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Publisher description for The age of capital, 1848-1875 / Eric Hobsbawm.


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Counter In this book, Eric Hobsbawm chronicles the events and trends that led to the triumph of private enterprise and its exponents in the years between 1848 and 1875. Along with Hobsbawm's other volumes, this book constitutes and intellectual key to the origins of the world in which we now live.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: History, Modern 19th century, Economic history 1750-1918