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Nations and Nationalism since 1780: Programme, Myth, Reality
Eric Hobsbawm's brilliant enquiry into the question of nationalism won further acclaim for his 'colossal stature … his incontrovertible excellence as an historian, and his authoritative and highly
The invention of tradition
Many of the traditions which we think of as very ancient in their origins were not in fact sanctioned by long usage over the centuries, but were invented comparative recently. This book explores
民族与民族主义 = Nations and Nationalism Since 1780
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Age of extremes :the short twentieth century 1914-1991
Part 1 The age of catastrophe: total wars the world revolution into the economic abyss the fall of liberalism against the common enemy - the 1930s and 1940s the arts 1914-45 the end of empires. Part
The Invention of Tradition: Introduction: Inventing Traditions
Nothing appears more ancient, and linked to an immemorial past, than the pageantry which surrounds British monarchy in its public ceremonial manifestations. Yet, as a chapter in this book
The Age of Empire: 1875–1914
This title is about the death of the 19th century, the world made by and for liberal middle classes in the name of universal progress and civilization. It is about hopes realized which turned into
The age of revolution, 1789-1848
It is quite dificult to find a History book who is well written and also makes you think about the subject. This is the main diference about Hobswamn. He makes you think, and I believe this is the
The Age of empire
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The Age of Capital, 1848-1875
In "The Age of Revolution", Eric Hobsbawm traced the transformation of European life between 1789 and 1848 by the "Dual Revolution" - the French Revolution and the Industrial Revolution. In the years