Economic History Review articles

Volume 70 (1)

Denjian Jin, The great knowledge transcendence: The rise of western science and technology reframed (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xii+312. ISBN 9781137527936 Hbk. £63/$100)
P. M. Jones, vol. 70 (1): 352-353
Felicia Gottmann, Global trade, smuggling, and the making of economic liberalism: Asian textiles in France 1680–1760 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xiv+256. 5 figs. 18 plates. 5 tabs. ISBN 9781137444875 Hbk. £55)
R. C. Nash, vol. 70 (1): 353-354
Frank Trentmann, Empire of things: how we became a world of consumers, from the fifteenth century to the twenty-first (London: Allen Lane, 2016. Pp. xviii+862. 36 figs. 72 illus. ISBN 9780713999624 Hbk. £30)
Ilja I. B. Van Damme, vol. 70 (1): 354-355
Michael D. Thompson, Working on the dock of the bay: labor and enterprise in an antebellum southern port (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2015. Pp. x+284. 5 figs. 11 maps. 90 tabs. ISBN 9781611174748 Hbk. $44.95/£38.95)
Leonard Carlson, vol. 70 (1): 356-357
Robert J. Gordon, The rise and fall of American growth: the US standard of living since the Civil War (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+762. 97 figs. 29 tabs. ISBN 9780691147727Hbk. $39.95/£27.95)
Simone Selva, vol. 70 (1): 357-358
Emanuele Felice, Ascesa e declino. Storia economica d'Italia Bologna: Il Mulino, 2015. Pp. 385+50 online appendix. 2 tabs. 8 figs. ISBN 9788815257857 Pbk. €18, e-book €12.99)
Paolo Di Martino, vol. 70 (1): 358-359
Bruce E. Baker and Barbara Hahn, The cotton kings: capitalism and corruption in turn-of-the-century New York and New Orleans (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+214. 23 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9780190211653 Hbk. $29.95/£19.99)
Matthew Hollow, vol. 70 (1): 360-360
Youssef Cassis and Philip L. Cottrell, Private banking in Europe: rise, retreat and resurgence (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. 305. ISBN 9780198735755 Hbk. £55)
Janette Rutterford, vol. 70 (1): 361-362
Gerald D. Feldman, Austrian banks in the period of National Socialism (Washington and Cambridge: German Historical Institute and Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. x+581. ISBN 9781107001657 Hbk. £90/$140)
Flora Macher, vol. 70 (1): 362-363
Carles Brasó Broggi, Trades and technology networks in the Chinese textile industry: opening up before the reform (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xiv+221. 3 figs. 19 tabs. ISBN 9781137494047 Hbk. £75)
Joyman Lee, vol. 70 (1): 363-364
Stuart John Barton, Policy signals and market responses: a 50-year history of Zambia's relationship with foreign capital (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xii+285. 11 figs. 3 tabs. ISBN 9781137390974 Hbk. £70)
Grietjie Verhoef, vol. 70 (1): 364-366
Joerg Baten, ed., A history of the global economy: 1500 to the present (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016. Pp. xiv+369. 68 figs. 19 maps. 23 tabs. ISBN 9781107104709 Hbk. £69.99/$119.99)
Pedro Lains, vol. 70 (1): 366-368
Francesco Boldizzoni and Pat Hudson, Routledge handbook of global economic history (London and New York: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xvi+471. 4 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781138838031 Hbk. £150)
Philipp Roessner, vol. 70 (1): 368-369

Volume 69 (4)

Issue Information - TOC
vol. 69 (4): 1055-1056
Tariff-jumping foreign direct investment in protectionist era Ireland
Frank Barry, Linda Barry, Aisling Menton, vol. 69 (4): 1285-1308
List of publications on the economic and social history of Great Britain and Ireland published in 2015
Matthew Hale, Graham Raymond, Catherine Wright, vol. 69 (4): 1309-1365
David Roffe and K. S. B. Keats-Rohan, eds., Domesday now: new approaches to the inquest and the book (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 338. 20 figs. 20 tabs. ISBN 9781783270880 Hbk. £60)
Benjamin Pohl, vol. 69 (4): 1366-1367
Frances Willmoth and Susan Oosthuizen, eds., The Ely Coucher book, 1249–50: the Bishop of Ely's manors in the Cambridgeshire fenland (Cambridge: Cambridgeshire Record Society, 2015. Pp. x + 252. 1 map. 26 plates. ISBN 9780904323245 Pbk. £37.50)
Rebecca Oakes, vol. 69 (4): 1367-1368
Elizabeth Griffiths, ed., Her price is above pearls: family and farming records of Alice Le Strange, 1617–1656 (Norwich: Norfolk Record Society, 2015. Pp viii + 376. 6 figs. 1 map. 8 tabs. ISBN 9780955635786 Hbk. £18)
Judith Spicksley, vol. 69 (4): 1368-1369
Chris Nierstrasz, Rivalry for trade in tea and textiles: the English and Dutch East Indian Companies (1700–1800) (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xvi + 219. 5 figs. 22 graphs. 7 plates. 1 tab. ISBN 9781137486523 Hbk. £60)
Karolina Hutková, vol. 69 (4): 1370-1371
Tyler Beck Goodspeed, Legislating instability: Adam Smith, Free Banking, and the financial crisis of 1772 (Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 208. 23 figs. ISBN 9780674088887 Hbk. £29.95)
Paul Kosmetatos, vol. 69 (4): 1371-1373
Ryan Patrick Hanley, ed., Adam Smith: his life, thought and legacy (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2016. Pp. xxvi + 571. 2 figs. ISBN 9780691154053 Hbk. $45/£34.95)
Anton Howes, vol. 69 (4): 1373-1374
Peter Maw, Transport and the industrial city: Manchester and the canal age, 1750–1850 (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2013. Pp. 320. 13 maps. ISBN 9780719083600 Hbk. £75)
Dan Bogart, vol. 69 (4): 1374-1376
Jon Stobart and Andrew Hann, eds., The country house: material culture and consumption (Swindon: Historic England, 2016. Pp. x + 214. 114 figs. ISBN 9781848022331 Hbk. £70)
Madge Dresser, vol. 69 (4): 1376-1377
Anthony Howe and Simon Morgan, eds., with the assistance of Gordon Bannerman, The letters of Richard Cobden, vol. 4: 1860–1863 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. lxii + 672. 13 illus. ISBN 9780199211982 Hbk. £140)
Antony Taylor, vol. 69 (4): 1377-1379
Kathryn A. Morrison, Woolworth's: 100 years on the High Street (Swindon: Historic England, 2016. Pp. viii + 232. ISBN 9781848022461 Hbk. £50)
Tom Buckley, vol. 69 (4): 1379-1380
Kiyoshi Hirowatari, Britain and European monetary cooperation, 1964–1979 (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. xiii + 276. 7 tabs. ISBN 9781137491411 Hbk. £75)
Roger Middleton, vol. 69 (4): 1380-1381
Alain Bresson, trans. by Steve Rendall, The making of the ancient Greek economy: institutions, markets and growth in the city-states (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2016. Pp. 648. ISBN 9780691144702 Hbk. £34.95)
Darel Tai Engen, vol. 69 (4): 1382-1384
Paul Erdkamp, Koenraad Verboven, and Arjan Zuiderhoek, Ownership and exploitation of land and natural resources in the Roman world (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. Pp. xiv + 407. 34 figs. 17 tabs. ISBN 9780198728924 Hbk. £90)
Penelope J. Goodman, vol. 69 (4): 1384-1385
Lawrin Armstrong, The idea of a moral economy: Gerard of Siena on usury, restitution and prescription (Toronto, Buffalo, and London: University of Toronto Press, 2016. pp. xii + 331. ISBN 9781442643222 Hbk. $75/£50.19)
Stephen H. Rigby, vol. 69 (4): 1385-1386
Linda Clark, ed., The fifteenth century XIV: essays presented to Michael Hicks (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2015. Pp. xvii + 249. 9 tabs. 8 maps. ISBN 9781783270484 Hbk. £60)
Jordan Claridge, vol. 69 (4): 1386-1388
Karel Davids and Bert de Munck, eds., Innovation and creativity in late medieval and early modern European cities (Farnham: Ashgate, 2014. Pp. 438. ISBN 9781472439871 Hbk. £90)
Patrick Wallis, vol. 69 (4): 1388-1389
Pepijn Brandon, War, capital and the Dutch state (1588–1795) (Leiden: Brill, 2015. Pp. xiii + 447. 10 figs. 28 tabs. ISBN 9789004228146 Pbk. €135)
Aaron Graham, vol. 69 (4): 1389-1390
A. B. Leonard, ed., Marine insurance: origins and institutions, 1300–1850 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xiv + 325. 3 figs. 5 tabs. ISBN 9781137411372 Hbk. £75)
Robin Pearson, vol. 69 (4): 1390-1392
Peter M. Jones, Agricultural enlightenment: knowledge, technology, and nature, 1750–1840 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 268. 9 figs. ISBN 9780198716075 Hbk. £60)
John Chapman, vol. 69 (4): 1392-1393
G. Roger Knight, Trade and empire in early nineteenth century southeast Asia: Gillian Maclaine and his business network (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2015. Pp. ix + 193. 2 maps. ISBN 9781783270699 Hbk. £65)
François Gipouloux, vol. 69 (4): 1393-1394
Tine de Moor, The dilemma of the commoners: understanding the use of common-pool resources in long-term perspective (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015. Pp. xviii + 204. 12 figs. 5 tabs ISBN 9781107022164 Hbk. £65/$99)
Susan Oosthuizen, vol. 69 (4): 1394-1395
Philip T. Hoffman, Why did Europe conquer the world? (Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2015. Pp. 288. 18 figs. 15 tabs. ISBN 9780691139708 Hbk. $29.95/£19.95)
Guillaume Daudin, vol. 69 (4): 1396-1397
William N. Goetzmann, Money changes everything: how finance made civilization possible (Princeton, NJ, and Woodstock: Princeton University Press, 2016. Pp. x + 584. 60 figs. ISBN 9780691143781 Hbk. $35/£24.95)
John D. Turner, vol. 69 (4): 1400-1401
Norton Reamer and Jesse Downing, Investment: a history (New York and Chichester: Columbia University Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 436. 8 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9780231169523 Hbk. $35/£24)
Graeme Acheson, vol. 69 (4): 1401-1402