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By Axel Korner ed.

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The belief of a 'Springtime of ecu Peoples', options of a common republic and the notice for the eu size of the progressive occasions had a huge effect at the principles of 1848. They have been mirrored in songs, pamphlets and political statements. besides the fact that, the meanings of 1848 - its histories and thoughts - switch through the years and in line with various political, nearby and nationwide contexts. The preliminary idealism was once quickly changed by means of nationalist aggressiveness. In so much commemorations, the revolution seemed as a countrywide occasion in the nationwide histories of geographical regions. this attitude in basic terms replaced in 1998, at the celebration of its one hundred fifty years' anniversary, whilst historians, poiiticains and the general public rediscovered 1848 as a eu revolution, legitimising the rescue of the countryside. 1848: a ecu Revolution? analyses the dichotomy among the overseas size in the principles of the revolution and the nationalisation of stories in its commemorations during the last a hundred and fifty years.

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2. Revolutions—Europe– –History—20th century. I. Körner, Axel, 1967–. 2′85—dc21 99–16694 CIP Selection, editorial matter and Chapters 1 and 5 © Axel Körner 2000 Chapters 2–4, 6–11 © Macmillan Press Ltd 2000 All rights reserved. No reproduction, copy or transmission of this publication may be made without written permission. No paragraph of this publication may be reproduced, copied or transmitted save with written permission or in accordance with the provisions of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, or under the terms of any licence permitting limited copying issued by the Copyright Licensing Agency, 90 Tottenham Court Road, London W1P 0LP.

Fehrenbach, in H. U. ), Deutsche Historiker, vol. I (Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1981), 69–85. Quoted from the English translation: 1848. Chapters of German History (London: Allen & Unwin, 1940), 458. Manfred Hettling describes how from early on revolutionary activity was replaced with funeral celebrations, obsequies and commemorations for the victims of the revolution: Totenkult statt Revolution. 1848 und seine Opfer (Frankfurt am Main: Fischer, 1998). See also C. Tacke, ‘Feste der Revolution in Deutschland und Italien’, in D.

A Social History (London: Batsford, 1972). Stearns, 1848, p. 5. G. Candeloro, Storia dell'Italia moderna, vol. III: La Rivoluzione nazionale (Milano: Feltrinelli, 1960), pp. 9–22, and especially S. J. Woolf, Il Risorgimento Italiano, vol. II: Dalla Restaurazione all'Unità (1979) (Torino: Einaudi, 1981), pp. 530–44; in English: A History of Italy, 1700–1860: The Social Constraints of Political Change (London: Routledge, 1979). N. Davies, God's Playground. A History of Poland, vol. 2, (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981), p.

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