Chopin

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History Today
Vol. 60, no. 4 (April 2010), p. 30-36

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During his brief life, the Polish master of the musical miniature became a living symbol of his troubled nation. On the 200th anniversary of the composer's birth, Adam Zamoyski looks at the reception given to Chopin by a divided public when he visited Britain in 1848, a year of revolution throughout Europe