Revolutions 1789-1917

Revolutions 1789-1917

An engaging range of period texts and theme books for AS and A Level history. Allan Todd provides a lucid exploration of the main features of revolutions: the economic, social, political and ideological developments prior to revolution, and the roles and actions of crowds, parties, women and counter-revolutionaries. Particular attention is paid to the French Revolution of 1789, the 1848 Revolutions, the 1871 Paris Commune and the Russian Revolution of 1917. Revolutions contains a selection of primary and secondary sources.

  • For ages: 12-17
  • Format: Paperback | 148 pages
  • Dimensions: 153 x 229 x 8mm | 245g
  • Publication date: 01 Jul 1998
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication City/Country: Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Language: English
  • Edition Statement: New
  • ISBN10: 0521586003
  • ISBN13: 9780521586009
  • Bestsellers rank: 226,891

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