Economic History Review articles

Volume 69 (3)

Pierluigi Ciocca, Stabilising capitalism: a greater role for central banks (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. viii+105. 15 figs. ISBN 9781137555502 Hbk. £70)
LINDA ARCH, vol. 69 (3): 1052-1053
Carroll Pursell, From playgrounds to Playstation: the interaction of technology and play (Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2015. Pp. xii+200. 15 figs. ISBN 9781421416502 Pbk. £18.50)
ALEX LAYNE, vol. 69 (3): 1053-1054

Volume 69 (2)

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vol. 69 (2): 409-410
John Sabapathy, Officers and accountability in medieval England 1170–1300 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xvi+312. ISBN 9780199645909 Hbk. £60)
JAMES DAVIS, vol. 69 (2): 705-706
Brian J. Barber, ed., calendared by Constance M. Fraser, The court roll of the manor of Wakefield 1436–1437 (Leeds: Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 2014. Pp. xx+121. 1 fig. 1 map. 1 plate. ISBN 9781903564271 Pbk. £20)
Mark Bailey, vol. 69 (2): 706-707
Margaret Murphy and Matthew Stout, eds., Agriculture and settlement in Ireland (Dublin, Four Courts Press, 2015. Pp. xxx+226. ISBN 9781846825071 Hbk. €50.00)
R. W. Hoyle, vol. 69 (2): 707-708
Marion E. Allen, ed., Wills of the archdeaconry of Suffolk 1627–1628 (Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer, 2015. Pp. xxii+179. 3 plates. ISBN 9781843839729 Hbk. £25.00)
Alisdair Dobie, vol. 69 (2): 708-710
Matthew Davies, Catherine Ferguson, Vanessa Harding, Elizabeth Parkinson, and Andrew Wareham, eds., London and Middlesex 1666 Hearth Tax—Parts 1 & 2 (London: British Record Society, 2014. Pp. xviii+1825. 2 figs. 22 maps. 41 tabs. ISBN 9780901505606 Hbk.
J. V. Beckett, vol. 69 (2): 710-711
Alexandra Shepard, Accounting for oneself: worth, status and the social order in early modern England (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. xvii+357. ISBN 9780199600793 Hbk. £65)
Andy Wood, vol. 69 (2): 711-713
Peter Earle, The Earles of Liverpool: a Georgian merchant dynasty (Liverpool: University of Liverpool Press, 2015. Pp. xvi+301. 12 figs. ISBN 9781781381731 Hbk. £75)
Robert J. Bennett, vol. 69 (2): 713-714
W. G. Runciman, Very different, but much the same: the evolution of English society since 1714 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. vii+190. ISBN 9780198712428 Hbk. £30)
Peter Mandler, vol. 69 (2): 714-715
John A. Hargreaves, ed., The court roll of the manor of Wakefield from October 1812 to September 1813 (Leeds: Yorkshire Archaeological Society, 2014. Pp. xlii+260. 5 tabs. ISBN 9781903564172 Pbk. £20.00)
Carol Beardmore, vol. 69 (2): 716-716
Richard Oliver, The Ordnance Survey in the nineteenth century: maps, money and the growth of government (London: The Charles Close Society, 2014. Pp. xxvii+607. 75 figs. 33 illus. ISBN 9781870598323 Hbk. £45.00)
Michael Heffernan, vol. 69 (2): 717-718
John Herson, Divergent paths: family histories of Irish emigrants in Britain 1820–1920 (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2015. Pp. xiv+341. 37 figs. 30 tabs. ISBN 9780719090639 Hbk. £70.00)
Ciaran O'Neill, vol. 69 (2): 718-719
David Sunderland, ed., British economic development in South-East Asia, 1880–1939, vol. 1: Agriculture, vol. 2: Mining, trade & industry, vol. 3: The building blocks of development: governance, transport and communications, and human and financial capita
Nicholas J. White, vol. 69 (2): 719-721
Giles E. M. Gasper and Svein H. Gullbekk, eds., Money and the church in medieval Europe, 1000–1200: practice, morality and thought (Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2015. Pp. xiv+292. ISBN 9781472420992 Hbk. £70)
Pamela Nightingale, vol. 69 (2): 721-722
Murat Iyigun, War, peace & prosperity in the name of God: the Ottoman rule in Europe's socioeconomic evolution (Chicago: University of Chicago Press 2015. Pp. xii+395. 26 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9780226388434 Hbk. £38.50)
Juergen Hagen, vol. 69 (2): 723-724
Maria Fusaro, Bernard Allaire, Richard J. Blakemore, and Tijl Vanneste, eds., Law, labour, and empire: comparative perspectives on seafarers, c. 1500–1800 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. 357. ISBN 9781137447456 Hbk. £68)
Adrian Leonard, vol. 69 (2): 724-725
Guy Rowlands, Dangerous and dishonest men: the international bankers of Louis XIV's France (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xvi+265. 2 maps. ISBN 9781137381781 Hbk. £75)
Helen Julia Paul, vol. 69 (2): 726-727
Josep M. Benaul Berenguer, Nova manufactura i impuls emprenedor. Els fabricants de teixits de cotó en cru a Sabadell, 1789–1830 (Fundació Bosch i Cardellach: Sabadell, 2015. Pp. 104. ISBN 9788495113344)
J. K. J. Thomson, vol. 69 (2): 727-728
David Todd, Free trade and its enemies in France, 1815–1851 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. Pp. x+275. ISBN 9781107036932 Hbk. £64.99/$99.99)
Daisy Gibbs, vol. 69 (2): 728-729
Hubert Bonin, Nuno Valerio, and Kazuhiko Yago, eds., Asian imperial banking history (London: Pickering & Chatto, 2015. Pp. xv+224. 20 figs. 44 tabs. ISBN 9781848935518 Hbk. £75)
Toshio Suzuki, vol. 69 (2): 730-731
Cornelius Torp, The challenges of globalization: economy and politics in Germany, 1860–1914 (New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2014. Pp. xii+375. 12 tabs. 8 figs. ISBN 9781782385028 Hbk. £68/$110)
Ray Stokes, vol. 69 (2): 731-732
Ali Coskun Tunçer, Sovereign debt and international financial control: the Middle East and the Balkans, 1870–1914 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xviii+243. 31 figs. 20 tabs. ISBN 9781137378538 Hbk. £75)
Matthias Morys, vol. 69 (2): 732-734
Robert Millward, The state and business in the major powers: an economic history 1815–1939 (Abingdon: Routledge, 2015. Pp. 294. 9 figs. 3 maps. 77 tabs. ISBN 9781138904040 Pbk. £34.99)
David Higgins, vol. 69 (2): 734-735
Yoshiko Nagano, State and finance in the Philippines, 1898–1941: the mismanagement of an American colony (Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2015. Pp. xiv+248. 4 figs. 12 illus. 1 map. 23 tabs. ISBN 9789971698416 Pbk. $38.00)
Theresa Ventura, vol. 69 (2): 735-736
Marcel Boldorf and Tetsuji Okazaki, eds., Economies under occupation: the hegemony of Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan in World War II (Abingdon: Routledge, 2015. Pp. xiv+335. 38 tabs. ISBN 9780415835336 Hbk. £95)
Hein A. M. Klemann, vol. 69 (2): 737-738
Vicki Howard, From main street to mall. The rise and fall of the American department store (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. Pp. 295. ISBN 9780812247282 Hbk. £23.00)
Peter Scott, vol. 69 (2): 738-739
David George Surdam, Century of the leisured masses: entertainment and the transformation of twentieth-century America (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. xviii+305. 20 tabs. ISBN 9780190211578 Pbk. £22.99)
Elizabeth Sine, vol. 69 (2): 739-740
Jonathan Coopersmith, Faxed: the rise and fall of the fax machine (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. Pp. xii+308. 16 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781421415917 Hbk. $54.95/£33.50)
Andrew L. Russell, vol. 69 (2): 740-742
James Bessen, Learning by doing: the real connection between innovation, wages, and wealth (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2015. Pp. xi+295. ISBN 9780300195668 Hbk. £25.00)
Joyce Burnette, vol. 69 (2): 742-743
Dirk Philipsen, The little big number: how GDP came to rule the world and what to do about it (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015. p. xii+398. 11 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9780691166520 Hbk. $29.95/£19.95)
Leandro Prados Escosura, vol. 69 (2): 743-744

Volume 69 (1)

Issue Information - TOC
vol. 69 (1): 1-2
Review of periodical literature published in 2014
Michael Costen, Philip Slavin, Mark Hailwood, Patrick Walsh, Amanda Wilkinson, Peter Cirenza, vol. 69 (1): 314-360
Gervase Rosser, The art of solidarity in the middle ages: guilds in England 1250–1550 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. xiv + 235. 8 illus. ISBN 9780198201571 Hbk. £60)
Catherine Casson, vol. 69 (1): 362-363
Stephen Broadberry, Bruce M. S. Campbell, Alexander Klein, Mark Overton, and Bas van Leeuwen, British economic growth 1270–1870 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. Pp. xl + 461. 45 figs. 96 tabs. ISBN 9781107676497 Pbk. £24.99 ISBN 978110707078
Pat Hudson, vol. 69 (1): 363-365
Roger Morriss, Science, utility and maritime power: Samuel Bentham in Russia, 1779–91 (Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2015. Pp. xviii + 274. 2 maps. ISBN 9781472412676 Hbk. £70)
Megan Barford, vol. 69 (1): 365-366
Paul Laxton and Richard Rodger, Insanitary city: Henry Littlejohn and the condition of Edinburgh (Lancaster: Carnegie Publishing, 2014. Pp. 480. ISBN 9781859362204 Hbk. £25)
Deborah Brunton, vol. 69 (1): 366-367
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