The splendid finale to Eric Hobsbawm's study of the nineteenth century, THE AGE OF EMPIRE covers the area of Western Imperialism and examines the forces that swept the world to the outbreak of World War One- and shaped modern society.

The Age of Empire: 1875-1914 1989, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679721758

Trade paperback

The Age Of Empire: 1875-1914 1989, Abacus, London

ISBN-13: 9780349105987

Mass-market paperback

Age of Empire 1875-1914 1987, Pantheon Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394563190

American edition