Economic History Review articles

Volume 69 (1)

Bill Luckin, Death and survival in urban Britain: disease, pollution and environment, 1800–1950 (London and New York: I.B. Tauris, 2015. Pp. xvi + 272. 4 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9781780768663 Hbk. £62)
David McLean, vol. 69 (1): 367-369
Kim Price, Medical negligence in Victorian Britain: the crisis of care under the English poor law, c. 1834–1900 (London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2015. Pp. xii + 235. 7 figs. 9 tabs. ISBN 9781441125460 Hbk. £65)
Victoria Bates, vol. 69 (1): 369-370
Gillian Sutherland, In search of the new woman: middle-class women and work in Britain 1870–1914 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 187. 10 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9781107092792 Hbk. £55/$90)
Amanda Wilkinson, vol. 69 (1): 370-371
James Nye, A long time in making: the history of Smiths (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xxvi + 375. 17 figs. 61 plates. 8 tabs. ISBN 9780198717256 Hbk. £30)
Sean F. Johnston, vol. 69 (1): 371-373
Terry Gourvish, Dolphin Square: the history of a unique building (London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014. Pp. xxi + 392. 36 illus. 23 tabs. ISBN 9781472911094 Hbk. £40)
Peter J. Larkham, vol. 69 (1): 373-374
Dennis Romano, Markets and marketplaces in medieval Italy, c. 1100 to c. 1440 (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 272. 116 illus. ISBN 9780300169072 Hbk. £35)
Marie D. Ito, vol. 69 (1): 374-376
Jessica L. Goldberg, Trade and institutions in the medieval Mediterranean: the Geniza merchants and their business world (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xxi + 426. 13 figs. 2 tabs. 22 maps. ISBN 9781107005471 Hbk. £65/$110)
Jeremy Edwards, vol. 69 (1): 376-377
Francesca Trivellato, Leor Halevi, and Cátia Antunes, eds., Religion and trade. Cross-cultural exchange in world history, 1000–1900 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. 296. 5 illus. ISBN 9780199379194 Hbk. £68)
James Tracy, vol. 69 (1): 377-379
Mauricio Drelichman and Hans-Joachim Voth, Lending to the borrower from hell: debt, taxes, and default in the age of Philip II (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2014. Pp. xiii + 310. 36 figs. 29 tabs. ISBN 9780691151496 Hbk. £24.95)
Tony K. Moore, vol. 69 (1): 379-380
Laurence Fontaine, The moral economy: poverty, credit and trust in early modern Europe (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp.vii + 320. ISBN 9781107603707 Pbk. £21.99)
Jane Whittle, vol. 69 (1): 380-381
Akira Hayami, Japan’s industrious revolution: economic and social transformations in the early modern period (Tokyo and London: Springer, 2015. Pp. xix + 130. 6 figs. 1 map. 1 tab. ISBN 9784431551416 Hbk. £90)
Penelope Francks, vol. 69 (1): 381-383
Adrian Leonard and David Pretel, eds., The Caribbean and the Atlantic world economy: circuits of trade, money and knowledge, 1650–1914 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xiv + 319. 16 figs. 26 tabs. ISBN 9781137432711 Hbk. £68)
Henrice Altink, vol. 69 (1): 383-385
Pedro Machado, Ocean of trade: South Asian merchants, Africa and the Indian Ocean, c. 1750–1850 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp. xv + 315. 2 figs. 8 maps. 3 tabs. ISBN 9781107070264 Hbk. £65)
George Bryan Souza, vol. 69 (1): 385-386
Avner Greif, Lynne Kiesling, and John V. C. Nye, eds., Institutions, innovation and industrialization: essays in economic history and development (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 430. ISBN 9780691157344 Hbk. £34.95)
C. Knick Harley, vol. 69 (1): 386-387
Rafael Torres Sánchez, Constructing a fiscal-military state in eighteenth century Spain (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xviii + 253. 38 figs. 25 tabs. ISBN 9781137478658 Hbk. £75)
Aaron Graham, vol. 69 (1): 387-388
Simon Ville and Glenn Withers, eds., The Cambridge economic history of Australia (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. Pp. xxi + 668. 64 figs. 4 maps 42 tabs. ISBN 9781107029491 Hbk. £120/$180)
G. R. Hawke, vol. 69 (1): 388-390
Brian P. Luskey and Wendy A. Woloson, eds., Capitalism by gaslight: illuminating the economy of nineteenth-century America (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. Pp. 328. 19 illus. ISBN 9780812246896 Hbk. £32.50)
Stanley Buder, vol. 69 (1): 390-391
South-eastern European monetary and economic statistics from the nineteenth century to World War II (Athens: Bank of Greece, Sofia: Bulgarian National Bank, Bucharest: National Bank of Romania, Vienna: Oesterreicshische Nationalbank, 2014. Pp. 405. 87 fi
Stefan Nikolić, vol. 69 (1): 391-392
Yanni Kotsonis, States of obligation: taxes and citizenship in the Russian Empire and early Soviet Republic (Toronto, Buffalo, and London, Toronto University Press, 2014. Pp. xix + 483. 6 illus. ISBN 9781442643543 Hbk. $80)
Lara Cook, vol. 69 (1): 392-394
Ralf Roth and Colin Divall, eds., From rail to road and back again? A century of transport competition and interdependency (Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2015. Pp. xxii + 415. 38 figs. 8 tabs. ISBN 9781409440468 Hbk. £80)
Mark Casson, vol. 69 (1): 394-395
Paul Caruana Galizia, Mediterranean labor markets in the first age of globalization: an economic history of real wages and market integration (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xvi + 197. 24 figs. 11 tabs. ISBN 9781137401083 Hbk. £75)
Carlo Ciccarelli, vol. 69 (1): 395-396
Brian Phillips Murphy, Building the empire state: political economy in the early republic (Philadelphia: Pennsylvania University Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 287. 7 figs. ISBN 9780812247169 Hbk. £32.50/$49.95)
Robert E. Wright, vol. 69 (1): 396-398
Ali Kabiri, The Great Crash of 1929: a reconciliation of theory and evidence (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xiv + 236. 34 figs. 24 tabs. ISBN 9781137372888 Hbk. £75)
Clive Walker, vol. 69 (1): 398-399
Barry J. Eichengreen, Hall of mirrors: the Great Depression, the Great Recession and the uses and misuses of history (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. vi + 512. ISBN 9780199392001 Hbk. £20)
Roger Middleton, vol. 69 (1): 399-400
Juliane Czierpka, Kathrin Oerters, and Nora Thorade eds., Regions, industries and heritage: perspectives on economy, society, and culture in modern western Europe (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xviii + 288. 20 figs. 6 maps. 9 tabs. ISBN 9781
Ian Donnachie, vol. 69 (1): 400-402
Eugene N. White, Kenneth Snowden, and Price Fishback eds., Housing and mortgage markets in historical perspective (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014. Pp. 496. 50 tabs. ISBN 9780226073842 Hbk. $110)
Katharina Knoll, Moritz Schularick, vol. 69 (1): 402-403
Michael D. Bordo, Owen F. Humpage, and Anna J. Schwartz, Strained relations: US foreign-exchange operations and monetary policy in the twentieth century (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. Pp. x + 442. 74 figs. 17 tabs. ISBN 9780226051482 Hbk. £
Paul Turner, vol. 69 (1): 403-404
Shu Guang Zhang, Beijing’s economic statecraft during the Cold War 1949–1991 (Washington: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2014. Pp. xvi + 477. ISBN 9781421415833 Hbk. £90/$155)
Xiaobing Wang, vol. 69 (1): 405-406
Bruce Smardon, Asleep at the switch: the political economy of federal research and development policy since 1960 (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2015. Pp. vii + 490. ISBN 9780773544277 Hbk. $110)
Taylor Jaworski, vol. 69 (1): 406-407

Volume 68 (4)

List of publications on the economic and social history of Great Britain and Ireland published in 2014
Matthew Hale, Graham Raymond, Catherine Wright, vol. 68 (4): 1388-1440
Adam Lucas, Ecclesiastical lordship, seigneurial power and the commercialization of milling in medieval England (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. xxii + 414. ISBN 9781409421962 Hbk. £90)
Richard Holt, vol. 68 (4): 1441-1442
Mark Brayshay, Land travel and communications in Tudor and Stuart England: achieving a joined-up realm (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2014. Pp. xxiv + 417. 71 figs. 21 tabs. ISBN 9781846319501 Hbk. £80)
Justin Colson, vol. 68 (4): 1442-1443
Martin Allen and D'Maris Coffman, eds., Money, prices and wages: essays in honour of Professor Nicholas Mayhew (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp xiv + 284. 38 figs. 51 tabs. ISBN 9781137394019 Hbk. £75)
Judy Stephenson, vol. 68 (4): 1443-1444
Chris Briggs, P. M. Kitson, and S. J. Thompson, eds., Population, welfare and economic change in Britain, 1290–1834 (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2014. Pp. xvi + 345. 18 figs. 30 tabs. ISBN 9781843839552 Pbk. £25)
David Hitchcock, vol. 68 (4): 1445-1446
William A. Pettigrew, Freedom's debt. The Royal African Company and the politics of the Atlantic slave trade, 1672–1752 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013. Pp. 262. ISBN 9781469611815 Hbk. $45)
Nuala Zahedieh, vol. 68 (4): 1446-1448
Peter D. Wright, Life on the Tyne: water trades on the lower river Tyne in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, a reappraisal (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. xviii + 199. 12 figs. 27 tabs. ISBN 9781472426338 Hbk. £70)
Andy Burn, vol. 68 (4): 1448-1449
Brian Bonnyman, The Third Duke of Buccleuch and Adam Smith: estate management and improvement in Enlightenment Scotland (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2014. Pp. x + 218. 7 figs. ISBN 9780748642007 Hbk. £45)
Michael Turner, vol. 68 (4): 1449-1450
Katie Barclay and Deborah Simonton, Women in eighteenth-century Scotland: intimate, intellectual and public lives (Farnham: Ashgate, 2013. Pp. xiii + 288. 3 figs. 19 illus. 1 tab. ISBN 9781409450467 Hbk. £75)
Nicola Cowmeadow, vol. 68 (4): 1450-1451
Alexander Mercer, Infections, chronic disease, and the epidemiological transition: a new perspective (Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer, Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2014. Pp. xiv + 338. 65 figs. 13 tabs. ISBN 9781580465083 Hbk. £80)
Martin Moore, vol. 68 (4): 1452-1453
Carl Griffin, Protest, politics and work in rural England (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. Pp. xviii + 228. ISBN 9780230299672 Hbk. £60; Pbk. £20.99)
Jeremy Burchardt, vol. 68 (4): 1453-1455