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Revolutions in World History

1st Edition

By Michael D. Richards


112 pages

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Paperback: 9780415224987
pub: 2004-04-01
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This broad comparative survey focuses on five big case studies, starting with the English Revolution in the seventeenth century, and going on to the Mexican, Russian, Vietnamese and Iranian Revolutions.

Revolutions in World History traces the origins, developments, and outcomes of these revolutions, providing an understanding of the revolutionary tradition in a global context. Questions about motivations and ideologies are raised as well as about the effectiveness of these revolutions

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Revolutionary