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    • A Macat Analysis of Eric Hobsbawm's The Age of Revolution: Europe 1789-1848

    • By: Tom Stammers, Patrick Glen
    • Narrated by: Macat.com
    • Length: 1 hr and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In The Age of Revolution, renowned British Marxist historian Eric Hobsbawm focuses on the historical period from the end of the 18th century to the middle of the 19th. He concludes that the "dual revolutions" of the time - the French Revolution and the British Industrial Revolution - changed the way the whole world thought about politics and power, and fundamentally shaped the modern era.

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    • A Macat Analysis of Odd Arne Westad's The Global Cold War

    • By: Patrick Glen, Bryan R. Gibson
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    • Length: 1 hr and 33 mins
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    The title of Norwegian-born historian Odd Arne Westad's 2005 work - The Global Cold War: Third World Interventions and the Making of Our Times - offers a window into his thesis. Between the end of World War II and the early 1990s, both the Soviet Union and the United States "intervened" (or "offered aid and support to") developing nations in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. In Westad's view, these interventions were more important than events in Europe, where most studies of the Cold War focus.

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