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The Greek Revolution

A Critical Dictionary

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674987432

Publication Date: 03/25/2021


800 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

44 photos, 30 color photos, 13 maps, 2 tables

Belknap Press


An outstanding contribution to our understanding of the Greek Revolution and its immense consequences on global history, from an impressive group of distinguished scholars covering an astonishing range of topics on the revolutionary decade of the 1820s. This attractive, monumental work will be indispensable as we reflect on the bicentennial and the significance of the simultaneously old and young nation of Greece.—Georgios Varouxakis, Queen Mary University of London

Contemporaries saw the Greek Revolution as a liberal beacon in an age of reaction; two centuries later, it seems to anticipate later independence movements, nationalist uprisings, civil wars, and refugee crises. The Greek Revolution magisterially reframes its significance within a global age of revolutions. A more impressive bicentennial tribute would be hard to imagine.—David Armitage, Harvard University

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