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Title The encyclopedia of political revolutions / Jack A. Goldstone, editor ; contributors Michael Adas [and seventy three others]
Published New York, New York ; London [England] : Routledge, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (625 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Chapter Introduction -- chapter Time Line of Revolutionary Events -- chapter Articles, A -Z -- chapter Credits for Photographs and Other Images
Summary The Encyclopedia of Political Revolutions is an important reference work that describes revolutionary events that have affected and often changed the course of history. Suitable for students and interested lay readers yet authoritative enough for scholars, its 200 articles by leading scholars from around the world provide quick answers to specific questions as well as in-depth treatment of events and trends accompanying revolutions. Includes descriptions of specific revolutions, important revolutionary figures, and major revolutionary themes such as communism and socialism, ideology, and natio
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Revolutions -- Encyclopedias
HISTORY -- Reference.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Form Electronic book
Author Adas, Michael, contributor
Goldstone, Jack A., editor
ISBN 1135937583