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The persistence of the old regime : Europe to the Great War
In this classic work which analyzes the context in which thirty years of war and revolution wracked the European continent, the great historian Arno Mayer emphasizes the backwardness of the EuropeanExpand
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Memory and History: On the Poverty of Remembering and Forgetting the Judeocide
In these tentative reflections on our “mental diaries” of the Judeocide, I am concerned with selective remembering as well as with selective forgetting. I also propose to consider the timeliness ofExpand
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Plowshares into Swords: From Zionism to Israel
This rich, authoritative history chronicles the Zionist Israeli quest from its origins in pre-Great War Europe. Mayer traces the development of political Zionism's primal resolve to implant a stateExpand
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The Lower Middle Class as Historical Problem
  • Arno J. Mayer
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Modern History
  • 1 September 1975
The lower middle class is a complex and unstable social, political, and cultural compound that deserves close and systematic analysis. No doubt, it is more than the mere sum of its many andExpand
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The Furies: Violence and Terror in the French and Russian Revolutions
Preface xiii Introduction 3 PART ONE CONCEPTUAL SIGNPOSTS 1. Revolution 23 2. Counterrevolution 45 3. Violence 71 4. Terror 93 5. Vengeance 126 6. Religion 141 PART TWO CRESCENDO OF VIOLENCE 7. TheExpand
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Political origins of the new diplomacy
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