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Title Revolutions : how they changed history and what they mean today / edited by Peter Furtado.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Thames & Hudson, [2020]
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction-NEW  321.094 REV    ON HOLDSHELF
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Description 352 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents The American Revolution 1776-1788 / Ray Raphael ; The French Revolution 1789-1799 / Sophie Wahnich ; The Haitian Revolution 1791-1804 / Bayyinah Bello ; The year of revolutions 1848 / Axel Korner ; Japan: The Meiji Restoration 1868 / Shin Kawashima ; The Young Turk Revolution 1908 / Mehmed Sukru Hanioglu ; The Mexican Revolution 1910-1917 / Javier Garciadiego ; The Irish Revolution 1913-1923 / Diarmaid Ferriter ; The Russian Revolution 1917 / Dina Khapaeva ; The Indian Revolution 1947 / Mihir Bose ; Vietnam: The August Revolution 1945 / Stein Tonnesson ; The Cuban Revolution 1959-2006 / Luis Martinez-Fernandez ; The Student Revolution 1968 / Stephen Barnes ; Portugal: The Carnation Revolution 1974 / Filipe Ribeiro de Meneses ; Cambodia: The Khmer Rouge Revolution 1975-1979 / Sorpong Peou ; The Iranian Revolution 1979 / Homa Katouzian ; Nicaragua: The Sandinista Revolution 1979 / Mateo Cayetano Jarquin ; Poland: Solidarity 1980 / Anita Prazmowska ; Eastern Europe 1989 / Vladimir Tismaneanu and Andres Garcia ; South Africa: The end of Apartheid 1990-1994 / Thula Simpson ; Ukraine: The Orange Revolution 2004-2014 / Yaroslav Hrytsak ; The Arab Spring: Egypt 2011 / Yasser Thabet.
Summary Twenty-four leading historians examine the history of global revolutions, from England’s 1688 Glorious Revolution, to the Arab Spring of 2011 discuss their causes, crises and outcomes and the impact they have had on today’s society.
Subject Revolutions -- History.
Added Author Furtado, Peter, editor.
Jenkins, Simon. English revolution.
Raphael, Ray. American revolution.
Wahnich, Sophie. French revolution.
Bello, Bayyinah. Haitian revolution.
Körner, Axel, 1967- Year of revolutions.
Kawashima, Shin, 1968- Japan.
Hanioğlu, M. Şükrü. Young Turk revolution.
Garciadiego Dantan, Javier, 1951- Mexican revolution.
Ferriter, Diarmaid, 1972- Irish revolution.
Khapaeva, Dina. Russian revolution.
ISBN 0500022410
9780500022412
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