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By Peter H. Wilson

Europe used to be 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, earlier than being rolled again by way of conservative response. even though generally perceived as a failure, the revolution ended the vestiges of feudalism, broadened civil society and reinforced the kingdom ahead of the quick industrialisation and urbanisation of the latter a part of the 19th century. This quantity brings jointly essays from top experts at the overseas size, nationwide stories, political mobilisation, response and legacy.

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