The Age of the Democratic Revolution: The challenge

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Princeton University Press, 1959 - History - 544 pages
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For the Western world as a whole, the period from about 1760 to 1800 was the great revolutionary era in which the outlines of the modern democratic state came into being. It is the thesis of this major work that the American, French, and Polish revolutions, and the movements for political change in Britain, Ireland, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, Sweden, and other countries, though each distinctive in its own way, were all manifestations of recognizably similar political ideas, needs, and conflicts.

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I read the single-volume edition of this book which includes both part 1 (the Challenge) and 2 (the Struggle). With 800 pages in small font, it is equal to about three or four regular books in terms ... Read full review

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