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Those, for example, like Adam Muller or Friedrich Schlegel, and, in some moods,
Coleridge or Cobbett, to whom the principles of the French Revolution or the
Napoleonic organisation came to seem the most fatal obstacles to free human ...
It has often been asserted by both Russian and western critics that Herzen
arrived in Paris a passionate, even Utopian idealist, and that it was the failure of
the revolution of 1848 which brought about his disillusionment and a new, more ...
Even Lenin thinks of national movements in these continents solely as weapons
against European imperialism ; and of support of them only as likely to accelerate
or retard the march towards revolution in Europe. This is perfectly intelligible, ...
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The Originality of Machiavelli
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