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Uncommon people

resistance, rebellion and jazz

by Eric Hobsbawm

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by New Press, Distributed by Norton in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Social history.,
  • Working class -- History.,
  • Labor movement -- History.,
  • Radicalism -- History.,
  • Jazz -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEric Hobsbawm.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN13 .H63 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 360 p. ;
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3731953M
    ISBN 101565844661
    LC Control Number2003389308
    OCLC/WorldCa39880998

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