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    PDF Bandits by Eric J. Hobsbawm ✓ Eric J. Hobsbawm The only two chapters apart from the appendices and updated postscript that were most relevant and interesting were the ones regarding the role the Russian Anarchist Bandits played during the early 20thC but Hobsbawm really does not like them being Anarchists and so on up until the Civil War after the 1917 Revolution oddly Nestor

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    DOWNLOAD Bandits by Eric J. Hobsbawm Eric J. Hobsbawm ☆ 0 READ & DOWNLOAD PDF Bandits by Eric J. Hobsbawm ✓ Eric J. Hobsbawm The sharpest historical mind of the last century turns his eye on pre Marxian revolutionaries bandits mafias anarchist peasants and the like from 1789 1900 and what emerges is a very colorful portrait of people usually rural in origin although Hobsbawm does spend a chapter on the urban mob who are usually not t

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    PDF Bandits by Eric J. Hobsbawm ✓ Eric J. Hobsbawm DOWNLOAD Bandits by Eric J. Hobsbawm you are probably not as interested in doomed idealistic bozos but this a little treasure of their brave failuresHobsbawm can be a little tendentious but we're all tendentious he just owned his tendentiousness also the postscript in

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    PDF Bandits by Eric J. Hobsbawm ✓ Eric J. Hobsbawm Because Hobsbawm is the author I'm awarding 3 stars Had the author been unknown 2 stars would probably be my rating Frankly I found the book mostly turgid confusing Hobsbawm has certain theories about the nature of bandits rebels righters of so

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    PDF Bandits by Eric J. Hobsbawm ✓ Eric J. Hobsbawm Interesting ramble around the bandit as a phenomenon from mainly rural peasant societies Looks at the roles played by Expropriators Haiduks Avengers Noble Robbers and It is in the chapters where their opposition

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Bandits by Eric J. HobsbawmHetoric irreconcilable indefatigable and indomitable a popular and social revolutionary non political and independent of any estate This surmises the essence of what the book is about but be prepared for no serious study of any particular famous Bandit or Outlaws it is theoretical Marxist social "study about the relationship between popular heroes and "about the relationship between popular heroes and class basis And yes Pancho Villa is mentioned who still holds an almost romantic appeal in South America to this day along with Zapata who had of serious agrarian programme compared the military one of Pancho Villa A bit dry and I was disappointed for no serious characterorganisational study instead focusing and briefly mentioning some incredibly obscure bandits across the world from South America right over to Indonesia I give it 35 rounded down to a 3 star book because I found it severely acking and not what I was Dogs Behaving Badly: An A-Z Guide to Understanding and Curing Behavorial Problems in Dogs looking for Interesting nonetheless Great story badly told you are probably not as interested in doomed idealistic bozos but this aittle treasure of their brave failuresHobsbawm can be a ittle tendentious but we re all

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he just his tendentiousness also the postscript in the uite uneven and perhaps scholarly than I would have iked it to be It falls far from Hobsbawm s standard of combining great prose with scientific rigour and for the greatest part I was bored with repetitive comments on banditry and uite ong ists of bandits namesNonetheless the book is uite original repetitive comments on banditry and uite ong ists of bandits namesNonetheless the book is uite original not in style at east in the topic which is uite obscure and it would not be an overstatement to say that this is the definite work on this subject There was one striking exception to the otherwise rather flat and dry writing The chapter on the expropriators devoted almost entirely to El uico Francesc Sabat Llopart gave me goose bumps I was so engaged in this man s story narrated by Hobsbawm that at some point I felt ike I was reading a novel and not actual history The book is worth buying only for this on. Are famous throughout the world Setting the historical figures against the ballads Noir legends and films they have inspired the author's examples range across theast four hundred years and come from Europe the Americas Africa and As. Known 2 stars would probably be my rating Frankly
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found the mostly turgid confusing Hobsbawm has certain theories about the nature of bandits rebels righters of social wrongs in myth flesh blood but I damned if I can tell you what they are Nevertheless he does recount the careers of several of the flesh blood variety this section which is sadly too brief is where the merit of the book ies One bandit in particular a Catalan whose career spanned the years of the Spanish Civil War as well as the post war Franco era was particularly interesting career spanned the years of the Spanish Civil War as well as the post war Franco era was particularly interesting d read a biography of that guy This is a concise survey of the social phenomenon of banditry and why it is different than plain criminality as well as political revolutionaries although it obviously shares significant features of both As always Hobsbawm s Marxist analysis obscures the religious ethnic and racial underpinnings of banditry and although written in 1968 overlooks the role of any women at all in the peasantry Useful for my reading in this case for being an archetype into which terrorist groups conveniently plug themselves in an expropriate stuff for the cause The only two chapters apart from the appendices and updated postscript that were most relevant and interesting were the "ones regarding the role the Russian Anarchist Bandits played during the early 20thC but Hobsbawm "regarding the role the Russian Anarchist Bandits played during the early 20thC but Hobsbawm does not ike them being Anarchists and so on up until the Civil War after the 1917 Revolution oddly Nestor Makhno is not mentioned in this short book and the chapter on Expropriation with an excellent short biography of an Anarchist called Francesc Sabat Llopart a refugee from the Spanish Civil War who Gaffer later performed guerilla operations against Franco working across the Pyrenees who I suppose epitomised the Social Bandit that this book heavily deals with and theorises upon According to Bakunin the famous Anarchist theoretician a Bandit is the genuine and sole revolutionary a revolutionary without fine phrases withoutearned Er Balkan haiduks Indian dacoits or Brazilian congaceiros their spectacular exploits have been celebrated and preserved in story and myth Some are known only to their own countrymen; others ike Robin Hood Rob Roy and Jesse James. ,

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Uite useful for my research though I would have appreciated a ist of outlaw characters that could serve as an example Robin Hood Pancho Villa enormous "Numbers Of Obscure Backwoods Bandits "of obscure backwoods bandits l never of heard of are supposed to have robbed from the rich to give to the poor Hobsbawm takes a swing at this confusion of myth and history from an "Historical Marxist PerspectiveHobsbawm S Central Argument Is For The Historical "Marxist perspectiveHobsbawm s central argument is for the historical of the social bandit not ordinary criminals but people accepted "By Peasant Communities As "peasant communities as in egitimate rebellion At east that s what I think the central argument of this book is I suspect the argument was made clearly in the chapter of Primitive Rebels that this book is apparently an expansion of because there a The sharpest historical mind of the ast century turns his eye on pre Marxian revolutionaries bandits mafias anarchist peasants and the ike from 1789 1900 and what emerges is a very colorful portrait of people usually rural in origin although Hobsbawm does spend a chapter on the urban mob who are usually not talked about in broad ranging histories on unrest and revolution we see Italian peasants turn to the Mafia Spanish peasants embrace Bakunian anarchism English workers embrace various religious ideologies and rural peoplesfrom across Europe ook to Robin Hood type figures to help deal with the troubles of modern industrial society A compelling read Interesting ramble around the bandit as a phenomenon from mainly rural peasant societies Looks at the roles played by Expropriators Haiduks Avengers Noble Robbers and It is in the chapters where their opposition to state authority is analysed where this book really fide its feet the sense of action and purpose if occasionally murderous possessed by some of the figures in the book is an example of anti authoritarianism that shames some of the narcissitic revolutionaries plaguing our own times Because Hobsbawm is the author I m awarding 3 stars Had the author been un. Bandits is a study of the social bandit or bandit rebel robbers and outlaws who are not regarded by public opinion as simple criminals but rather as champions of social justice as avengers or as primitive resistance fighters Wheth.