Table of contents : Introduction 1. Revolutionary movements in nineteenth-century Europe, Roger Price; 2. France: the search for stability, 1830-90, Roger Price; 3. Italy: independence and unification with power B. A. Haddock; 4. Germany: independence and unification with power, Bruce Waller 5. Explaining the Habsburg Empire, 1830-90, Alan Sked 6. Russia, tsarism and the West, Edward Acton; 7. Progress, prosperity and positivism: cultural trends in mid-century, Michael Biddiss; 8. Shifting patterns of political thought and action: liberalism, nationalism, socialism, B. A. Haddock; 9. Steam: revolution in warfare and the economy, Bruce Waller; 10. Relations between states and nations, Bruce Waller; 11. Europe and the wider world, Bruce Waller Chronologies: politics; economy; culture List of contributors; Index
Contributor Information :Roger Price, University of East Anglia, B. A. Haddock, University College of Swansea, Bruce Waller, University College of Swansea , Alan Sked, London School of Economics, Edward Acton, University of Manchester, Michael Biddiss, University of Reading.