The age of extremes: a history of the world, 1914-1991 by eric hobsbawm (pantheon, 627 pp, $30) we shall soon be flooded with books that seek to explain this blood-drenched century, but i doubt that we shall get a more penetrating and politically valuable one than eric hobsbawm’s the age of extremes. The crisis of today’s ideologies i have been asked to speak on ‘the crisis of ideology, culture and civilization’ today—an enormous subject, and one not easy to define  this is the text of a lecture delivered at the coloquio de invierno, organized by unam and nexos, at los grandes cambios de nuestro tiempo, mexico, 10–21 february 1992. Age of extremes: the short twentieth century, 1914-1991 by eric hobsbawm joseph, 627 pp, £2000, october 1994, isbn 0 7181 3307 2 a powerful and unsettling book, eric hobsbawm’s age of extremes brings to a close the series of historical studies he began in 1962 with the age of revolution: europe 1789-1848, and followed in 1975 and 1987. An outline biography of the marxist historian eric hobsbawm stiff' on the subject 'he of human progress from one of increased barbarism.
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