By E. J. Hobsbawm
An replace to the vintage textual content, ideal for these drawn to international politics and nationalism! countries and Nationalism due to the fact 1780 is Eric Hobsbawm's generally acclaimed and hugely readable inquiry into the query of nationalism. occasions within the overdue 20th century in japanese Europe and the Soviet republics have due to the fact strengthened the critical significance of nationalism within the historical past of the political evolution and upheaval. This moment version has been up-to-date in mild of these occasions, with a last bankruptcy addressing the effect of the dramatic adjustments that experience taken position. additionally integrated are extra maps to demonstrate nationalities, languages and political divisions throughout Europe within the 19th and 20th centuries.