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Originally published inGreat Britain in hardcover by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, in 1962.Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataHobsbawm, E.J. (EricJ.), 1917-The Age of Revolution, 1789-1898 / Eric Hobsbawm.—1st Vintage Books ed.
cm.Originally published: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1962.Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.ISBN
1. Europe—History—1789-1900. 2. Industrial revolution.I. Title.D299.H6 1996940.2'7—dc20 96-7765CIPRandom House Web address: http://www.randomhouse.com/
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