Revolutionary Europe, 1780-1850 / Edition 1

Revolutionary Europe, 1780-1850 / Edition 1

by Jonathan Sperber
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0582294460

ISBN-13: 9780582294462

Pub. Date: 06/08/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Providing a continent-wide history, this major survey covers the key political events of this turbulent period. Jonathan Sperber also looks at lives of ordinary people and considers broad social and economic developments. In particular he examines the relationships between the different revolutionary movements, showing how the French Revolution of 1789 set patterns

Overview

Providing a continent-wide history, this major survey covers the key political events of this turbulent period. Jonathan Sperber also looks at lives of ordinary people and considers broad social and economic developments. In particular he examines the relationships between the different revolutionary movements, showing how the French Revolution of 1789 set patterns which recurred over the following sixty years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582294462
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/08/2000
Series:
Longman History of Modern Europe Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
486
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: The Age of Revolution seen from the Twenty-First Century. 1. Europe at the End of the Old Regime 2. A Decade of Revolution: France, 1789-99. 3. The French Revolution and Europe. 4. Napoleon's Europe 5. Social and Economic Change, 1780-1850. 6. The Shapes of Public Life, 1815-50. 7. In the Shadow of the Past, 1815-32. 8. Old Certainties and New Vistas, 1830-51. 9. The Age of Revolution in European History. Annotated Further Reading. Index.

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