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The age of revolutions in global context, c. 1760-1840 / edited by David Armitage and Sanjay Subrahmanyam
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, c2010
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Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  JC491 .A345 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Revolutions -- History -- 18th century
Revolutions -- History -- 19th century
History, Modern -- 18th century
History, Modern -- 19th century
Physical Description xxxii, 301 p. : maps ; 23 cm
Summary "Distinguished historians provide uniquely broad coverage of the dynamics of global and regional change in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Sheds new light on the American, French and Haitian revolutions, alongside ground-breaking treatments of Africa's place in world history and Asia's age of revolutions"--Provided by publisher
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-287) and index
Contents Introduction: the age of revolutions, c. 1760-1840: global causation, connection, and comparison / David Armitage and Sanjay Subrahmanyam -- Sparks from the altar of '76: international repercussions and reconsiderations of the American Revolution / Gary B. Nash -- The French Revolution in global context / Lynn Hunt -- Revolutionary exiles: the American loyalist and French émigré diasporas / Maya Jasanoff -- Iberian passages: continuity and change in the South Atlantic / Jeremy Adelman -- The Caribbean in the age of revolution / David Geggus -- The dynamics of history in Africa and the Atlantic 'age of revolutions' / Joseph C. Miller -- Playing Muslim: Bonaparte's army of the Orient and Euro-Muslim creolization / Juan Cole -- Imperial revolutions and global repercussions: South Asia and the world, c. 1750-1850 / Robert Travers -- Revolutionary Europe and the destruction of Java's Old Order, 1808-1830 / Peter Carey -- Their own path to crisis? social change, state-building and the limits of Qing expansion, c. 1770-1840 / Kenneth Pomeranz -- The age of revolutions in global context: an afterword / C.A. Bayly
Alternate Author Armitage, David, 1965-
Subrahmanyam, Sanjay

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