The Age of Revolutions in Global Context, c. 1760-1840 by David ArmitageThe Age of Revolutions in Global Context, c. 1760-1840 by David Armitage

The Age of Revolutions in Global Context, c. 1760-1840

byDavid Armitage, Sanjay Subrahmanyam

Paperback | December 18, 2009

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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.
David Armitage is Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History at Harvard University.  He is the author of The Ideological Origins of the British Empire (2000), Greater Britain, 15161776: Essays in Atlantic History (2004), and The Declaration of Independence: A Global History (2007); the editor of Theories of Empire, 14501800 (1998), Groti...
Title:The Age of Revolutions in Global Context, c. 1760-1840Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0 inPublished:December 18, 2009Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230580475

ISBN - 13:9780230580473

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Table of Contents

Sparks from 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 migr Diasporas Maya Jasanoff
World War and Local Sovereignty: The Spanish and Portuguese Empires in the Age of Revolutions Jeremy Adelman
The Caribbean in the Age of Revolution David C. Geggus
The Historical Dynamics of the Age of Revolutions in Africa Joseph C. Miller
Hybridity and Difference in the French Republic of Egypt Juan Cole
Imperial Repercussions: South Asia and the World, c. 1750-1850 Robert Travers
Times That Try Mens Souls: Revolutionary Europe and the Destruction of Javas Old Order, 1808-1830 Peter Carey
Their Own Path to Crisis? State-Building, Social Change and the Limits of Qing Expansion, c. 1770-1840 Kenneth Pomeranz
Afterword C. A. Bayly

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