Economic History Review articles

Volume 68 (4)

Ian Levitt, ed., Treasury control and public expenditure in Scotland, 1885–1979 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xiv + 277. ISBN 9780197265796 Hbk. £60)
Jim Tomlinson, vol. 68 (4): 1455-1456
Peter Sloman, The Liberal party and the economy, 1929–1964 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xvix + 281. ISBN 9780198723509 Hbk. £65)
G. C. Peden, vol. 68 (4): 1456-1457
Brian Short, The battle of the fields: rural community and authority in Britain during the Second World War (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 468. 42 illus. 49 tabs. ISBN 9781843839378 Hbk. £75)
Paul Brassley, vol. 68 (4): 1457-1458
William A. Allen, Monetary policy and financial repression in Britain, 1951–59 (Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke, 2014. Pp. xii + 287 30 figs. 14 tabs. ISBN 9781137383815 Hbk. £70)
Peter Scott, vol. 68 (4): 1458-1460
Richard C. Hoffman, An environmental history of medieval Europe (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp. xvii + 409. 27 figs. 13 maps. ISBN 9780521876964 Pbk. £19.99)
William Calvert, vol. 68 (4): 1460-1461
Matteo di Tullio, The wealth of communities: war, resources and cooperation in Renaissance Lombardy (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. xvi + 217. ISBN 9781472442468 Hbk. £70)
Matthew Vester, vol. 68 (4): 1461-1462
Tim Carter and Richard A. Goldthwaite, Orpheus in the marketplace: Jacopo Peri and the economy of late Renaissance Florence (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. xiv + 479. 25 figs. 14 tabs. ISBN 9780674724648 Hbk. £36.95)
Kelley Harness, vol. 68 (4): 1463-1464
Catharina Lis and Hugo Soly, Worthy efforts: attitudes to work and workers in pre-industrial Europe (Leiden: Brill, 2012. Pp. xiv + 664. ISBN 9789004231436 Hbk. $179/€129)
Philip Hoffmann-Rehnitz, vol. 68 (4): 1464-1466
Jérôme Blanc and Ludovic Desmedt, eds., Les pensées monétaires dans l'histoire: l'Europe, 1517–1776 (Paris: Classiques Garnier, 2014. Pp. 1057. 8 figs. 16 tabs. ISBN 9782812428630 Pbk. €39.00)
Stefano Ugolini, vol. 68 (4): 1466-1467
Wenkai He, Paths toward the modern fiscal state: England, Japan, and China (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2013. Pp. x + 313. 64 figs. 4 maps. 42 tabs. ISBN 9780674072787 Hbk. £40.95)
Mark Dincecco, vol. 68 (4): 1467-1468
Gregory O'Malley, Final passages: the intercolonial slave trade of British America, 1619–1807 (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2014. Pp. 416. 11 figs. 7 illus. 7 maps. 26 tabs. ISBN 9781469615349 Hbk. $45)
Charles W. A. Prior, vol. 68 (4): 1468-1469
Michael Kwass, Contraband: Louis Mandrin and the making of a global underground (Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2014. Pp. ix + 457. ISBN 9780674726833 Hbk. £35)
Evan Jones, vol. 68 (4): 1469-1471
Bethel Saler, The settlers' empire: colonialism and state formation in America's old northwest (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. Pp 392. 10 figs. ISBN 9780812246636 Hbk. $45/£29.50)
Max M. Edling, vol. 68 (4): 1471-1472
Eric L. Jones, Revealed biodiversity: an economic history of the human impact (New Jersey: World Scientific, 2014. Pp. xvii + 257. ISBN 9789814522564 Hbk. £65/$99)
Catherine Mills, vol. 68 (4): 1472-1473
Volker R. Berghahn, American big business in Britain and Germany: a comparative history of two ‘special relationships’ in the twentieth century (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014. Pp. 392. ISBN 9780691161099 Hbk. £34.95)
Ralf Banken, vol. 68 (4): 1473-1475
Eric Helleiner, Forgotten foundations of Bretton Woods: international development and the making of the postwar order (Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2014. Pp. ix + 304. ISBN 9780801452758 Hbk. $39.95)
Nathan Marcus, vol. 68 (4): 1475-1476
Gary S. Cross and Robert N. Proctor, Packaged pleasures: how technology & marketing revolutionized desire (Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2014. Pp. 352. ISBN 9780226121277 Hbk. $35/£24.50)
Susan Bishop, vol. 68 (4): 1477-1478
Per Lundin and Thomas Kaiserfeld, eds., The making of modern European consumption: facing the American challenge (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xvi + 256. 23 figs. ISBN 9781137374035 Hbk. £60)
John Benson, vol. 68 (4): 1478-1479
R. G. Stokes, R. Köster, and S. C. Sambrook, The business of waste: Great Britain and Germany, 1945 to the present (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013. Pp. xiii + 331. ISBN 9781107027213 Hbk. £65)
Timothy Cooper, vol. 68 (4): 1479-1480
Gregory Clark, The son also rises. Surnames and the history of social mobility (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 364. 132 figs. 42 tabs. ISBN 9780691162546 Hbk. £19.95)
Ineke Maas, vol. 68 (4): 1481-1482
Francesca Fauri, ed., The history of migration in Europe: perspectives from economics, politics and sociology (Abingdon and New York: Routledge, 2015. Pp. xx + 282. 23 figs. 2 plates. 17 tabs. ISBN 9781138777835 Hbk. £90/$155)
Timothy J. Hatton, vol. 68 (4): 1482-1483
Richard Roberts and David Kynaston, The lion wakes: a modern history of HSBC (London: Profile Books, 2015. Pp. xvi + 768. ISBN 9781781250556 Hbk. £30)
Leslie Hannah, vol. 68 (4): 1483-1485
Christopher Hood, David Heald, and Rozana Himaz, eds., When the party's over: the politics of fiscal squeeze in perspective (Oxford: Oxford University Press for the British Academy, 2014. Pp. 277. ISBN 9780197265734 Hbk. £60)
Geoffrey Wood, vol. 68 (4): 1485-1486
Geoffrey Hosking, Trust: a history (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. viii + 211. ISBN 9780198712381 Hbk. £25)
Jeff Horn, vol. 68 (4): 1486-1487
Ben Ramalingam, Aid on the edge of chaos: rethinking international cooperation in a complex world (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Pp. 480. ISBN 9780198728245 Hbk. £25)
Andrew Jones, vol. 68 (4): 1487-1488

Volume 68 (3)

Sally Harvey, Domesday: Book of Judgement (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xxi + 335. 7 figs. 1 tab. ISBN 9780199669783 Hbk. £35)
Rory Naismith, vol. 68 (3): 1062-1063
Mark Bailey, The decline of serfdom in late medieval England: from bondage to freedom (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2014. Pp. ix + 373. 6 figs. 4 maps. 56 tabs. ISBN 9781843838906 Hbk. £60)
John Langdon, vol. 68 (3): 1063-1064
Patrick Walsh, The South Sea Bubble and Ireland: money, banking and investment, 1690–1721 (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 204. 2 figs. 1 plate. 9 tabs. ISBN 9781843839309 Hbk. £60)
Helen Julia Paul, vol. 68 (3): 1064-1065
Kenneth Quickenden, Sally Baggott, and Malcolm Dick, eds., Matthew Boulton: enterprising industrialist of the Enlightenment (Farnham: Ashgate, 2013. Pp. xviii + 294. 26 illus. ISBN 9781409422181 Hbk. £79)
George Selgin, vol. 68 (3): 1066-1067
Malcolm Chase, 1820: disorder and stability in the United Kingdom (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2013. Pp. xi + 247. 8 figs. ISBN 9780719087417 Hbk. £70)
Carl J. Griffin, vol. 68 (3): 1067-1068
John Woodland, Money pits: British mining companies in the Californian and Australian gold rushes of the 1850s (Farham: Ashgate Publishing, 2014. Pp. xiii + 282. 39 figs. 3 tabs. ISBN 9781471441796 Hbk. £70)
Roger Burt, vol. 68 (3): 1068-1069
Richard W. Hoyle, ed., The farmer in England 1650–1980 (Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2013. Pp. xvi + 358. 51 figs. 28 tabs. ISBN 9781409439615 Hbk. £80)
C. V. J. Griffiths, vol. 68 (3): 1070-1071
Howard Cox and Simon Mowatt, Revolutions from Grub Street: a history of magazine publishing in Britain (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 263. ISBN 9780199601639 Hbk. £35)
Adrian Bingham, vol. 68 (3): 1071-1072
John D. Turner, Banking in crisis: the rise and fall of British banking stability 1800 to the present (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. Pp. xi + 253. 10 figs. 40 tabs. ISBN 9781107609860 Pbk. £19.99)
Mark Billings, vol. 68 (3): 1072-1073
Nicholas H. Dimsdale and Anthony Hotson, eds., British financial crises since 1825 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xiii + 210. 38 figs. 6 tabs. ISBN 8780199688661 Hbk. £55)
Roger Middleton, vol. 68 (3): 1073-1075
Jim Tomlinson, Dundee and the Empire: ‘Juteopolis’ 1850–1939 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2014. Pp. ix + 222. 12 figs. 15 tabs. ISBN 9780748686148 Hbk. £70)
Sally Tuckett, vol. 68 (3): 1075-1076
Robert E. Forrester, British mail steamers to South America, 1851–1965 (Surrey: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. xiii + 248. ISBN 9781472416612 Hbk. £63)
Manuel Llorca-Jaña, vol. 68 (3): 1076-1077
Georgina Brewis, A social history of student volunteering: Britain and beyond, 1880–1980 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. Pp. xiv + 263. 5 figs. ISBN 9781137370136 Hbk. £60)
Alison Penn, vol. 68 (3): 1077-1078
Benjamin Coombs, British tank production and the war economy, 1939–1945 (London and New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2013. Pp. x + 198. 6 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781472505040 Hbk. £64.99)
Niall Barr, vol. 68 (3): 1079-1080
Peter Medway, John Hardcastle, Georgina Brewis, and David Crook, English teachers in a postwar democracy: emerging choice in London schools, 1945–1965 (London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. Pp. xix + 243. 8 figs. ISBN 99781137005137 Hbk. £55)
Heather Ellis, vol. 68 (3): 1080-1081