The splendid finale to Eric Hobsbawm's study of the nineteenth century, THE AGE OF EMPIRE covers the area of Western Imperialism and examines the forces that swept the world to the outbreak of World War One- and shaped modern society.
|Publication date:||1st February 1989|
|Publisher:||Abacus an imprint of Little, Brown Book Group|
|Categories:||General & world history, Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900, 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000,|
Eric Hobsbawn is a fellow of the British Academy and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, he taught until retirement at Birkbeck College, University of London, and since then at the New York School for Social Reseach in New York.More About Eric Hobsbawm