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The birth of the modern world, 1780-1914 global connections and comparisons by C. A. Bayly

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Revolutions -- History -- 18th century.,
  • History, Modern -- 19th century.,
  • History, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Globalization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 514-532) and index.

StatementC.A. Bayly.
SeriesThe Blackwell history of the world
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD295 .B28 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 540 p. :
Number of Pages540
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3671880M
ISBN 100631187995, 0631236163
LC Control Number2003001453

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