Economic History Review articles

Volume 69 (1)

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
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