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Blum, Jerome 1913-1993

Overview
Works: 21 works in 257 publications in 4 languages and 7,959 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Contributor
Classifications: HN373, 309.263094
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Most widely held works about Jerome Blum
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Most widely held works by Jerome Blum
The end of the old order in rural Europe by Jerome Blum( Book )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and Italian and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eighteenth and nineteenth centuries witnessed the transformation of the old rural order to the modern class society. While historians have studied this transition as it occurred in individual countries, Jerome Blum offers the first view of it as a European experience tha transcended political frontiers.Originally published in 1978.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Our forgotten past : seven centuries of life on the land by Jerome Blum( Book )

26 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in German and English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the last seven centuries of agriculture, tells how farming methods have changed, portrays the life of the peasant, and discusses rural folklores
The European world; a history by Jerome Blum( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the beginning : the advent of the modern age, Europe in the 1840's by Jerome Blum( Book )

13 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""The most amazing epoch the world has yet seen": So Jerome Blum characterizes the 1840s, the decade when the modern era began. It was the fruit of the creative endeavors of a unique generation of geniuses then reaching maturity. In 1840, Dickens was twenty-eight, Marx twenty-two, Engels twenty, Bismarck twenty-five, Turgenev twenty-two, Dostoyevsky nineteen, Darwin thirty-one, Helmholtz nineteen, Thackeray twenty-nine, Courbet twenty-one, and Cavour thirty. Filled with youthful self-confidence, this generation, writes Blum, sought change in every sphere of life." ""Revolution" occurred throughout society - in communications and transportation via the electric telegraph, railway networks, ocean steamships, photography, global mail; in social relations with the dawning of a social consciousness among the upper classes and the emergence of radical social movements; in science with the unprecedented discoveries of the physical world; in the arts with the new Realism." "Blum focuses on the five dominant European powers, Great Britain, France, Austria, Germany, and Russia. Each in its own way underwent immense political change as autocratic absolutism began to give way and early steps were taken toward the modern social welfare state. Besides its intellectual rigor, what makes In the Beginning such engrossing and vital reading is Blum's skill in portraying the key individuals responsible for the changes and those who opposed them - colorful, important figures like Michael Faraday, Auguste Comte, Robert Peel, Tsar Nicholas I, Giuseppe Mazzini, Friedrich List, Lord Ashley, George Hudson, Etienne Cabet, Pierre Proudhon, Rowland Hill, Vissarion Belinsky, and many others. In the Beginning is a triumph of scholarship and perception by one of the leading historians of our time."--Jacket
The European peasantry from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century by Jerome Blum( Book )

11 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emergence of the European world by Jerome Blum( Book )

17 editions published between 1966 and 1986 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The European world since 1815: triumph and transition by Jerome Blum( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noble landowners and agriculture in Austria, 1815-1848; a study in the origins of the peasant emancipation of 1848 by Jerome Blum( Book )

32 editions published between 1947 and 1973 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire des paysans( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dus à une équipe d'universitaires internationaux, les neuf chapitres de cette mosaïque historique offrent un tableau de la marche progressive des ruraux vers plus de liberté. Par touches successives, les auteurs mettent en lumière les conditions de la vie paysanne en Europe et en Amérique au fil de l'histoire. Une riche collection de documents iconographiques concrétisent l'évocation de ce passé oublié dans lequel plongent les racines de notre mieux être moderne
Storia della civiltà contadina : il nostro passato dimenticato : sette secoli di vita nelle campagne( Book )

5 editions published in 1982 in Italian and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord and peasant in Russia from the 9th to 19th century by Jerome Blum( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise of serfdom in Eastern Europe by Jerome Blum( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agricultural history and nineteenth century European ideologies by Jerome Blum( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The european peasantry by Jerome Blum( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lord and peasant in Russia from the ninth to the nineteenth centuries by Jerome Blum( Recording )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The European village as community : origins and functions by Jerome Blum( )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Landowners and agriculture in Austria by Jerome Blum( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lord and peasant in Russia: from the ninth to the nineteenth century by Jerome Blum( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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In the beginning : the advent of the modern age, Europe in the 1840's
Alternative Names
Blum, Jerome

Lord and peasant in Russia, 1961 port. (by Jerome Blum)

Languages
English (148)

German (15)

Italian (6)

French (4)

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