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By Peter H. Wilson

Europe was once swept by way of a wave of revolution in 1848 that had repercussions stretching way past the Continent. Governments fell in speedy succession or conceded major reforms, sooner than being rolled again by means of conservative response. even though extensively perceived as a failure, the revolution ended the vestiges of feudalism, broadened civil society and bolstered the kingdom sooner than the quick industrialisation and urbanisation of the latter a part of the 19th century. This quantity brings jointly essays from prime experts at the foreign size, nationwide studies, political mobilisation, response and legacy.

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