Economic History Review articles

Volume 66 (4)

Kenneth D. Garbade, Birth of a market: the US treasury securities market from the Great War to the Great Depression (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2012. Pp. viii + 393. ISBN 9780262016377 Hbk. £34.95)
Matthew Jaremski, vol. 66 (4): 1219-1220
Geoffrey Jones and Walter A. Friedman , eds., The rise of the modern firm (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2012. Pp. xiii + 701. ISBN 9781848447813 Hbk. £235)
Paolo Di Martino, vol. 66 (4): 1220-1220
Peter Borscheid and Niels Viggo Haueter , eds., World insurance: the evolution of a global risk network (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. xvi + 729. ISBN 9780199657964 Hbk. £95)
Manuel Llorca Jaña, vol. 66 (4): 1221-1222
Heinz D. Kurz , Tamotsu Nishizawa , and Keith Tribe , eds., The dissemination of economic ideas (Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2011. Pp. vi + 367. 2 figs. 6 tabs. ISBN 9780857935571 Hbk. £83.70)
Mauro Boianovsky, vol. 66 (4): 1222-1223
Hugh Rockoff, America's economic way of war: war and the US economy from the Spanish-American War to the Persian Gulf War (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xii + 357. 4 boxes. 29 figs. 18 tabs. ISBN 9780521676731 Pbk. £50)
Avner Offer, vol. 66 (4): 1223-1224
David George, The rhetoric of the right: language change and the spread of the market (Abingdon: Routledge, 2013. Pp. xxiii + 175. 83 tabs. ISBN 9780415679978 Hbk. £80)
Roger Middleton, vol. 66 (4): 1224-1225
Harold James, Making the European Monetary Union: the role of the Committee of Central Bank Governors and the origins of the European Central Bank (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2012. Pp. xiv + 567. 18 figs. ISBN 9780674066830
Geoffrey Wood, vol. 66 (4): 1225-1227
Bernardo Bátiz-Lazo , J. Carles Maixé-Altés , and Paul Thomes , eds., Technological innovation in retail finance: international historical perspectives (London: Routledge, 2012. Pp. xvi + 319. 15 figs. 6 tabs. ISBN 9780415880671 Hbk. £85)
Anthony Gandy, vol. 66 (4): 1227-1228
Amanda Kay McVety , Enlightened aid: US development as foreign policy in Ethiopia (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. x + 297. ISBN 9780199796915 Hbk. £45)
Tobias Hagmann, vol. 66 (4): 1228-1229

Volume 66 (3)

The lure of aggregates and the pitfalls of the patriarchal perspective: a critique of the high wage economy interpretation of the British industrial revolution
Jane Humphries, vol. 66 (3): 693-714
Contract enforcement in Russian serf society, 1750–18601
Tracy Dennison, vol. 66 (3): 715-732
Real inequality in the early modern Low Countries: the city of ’s-Hertogenbosch, 1500–1660
Jord Hanus, vol. 66 (3): 733-756
Nutrition in the English agricultural labourer's household over the course of the long nineteenth century
Ian Gazeley, Sara Horrell, vol. 66 (3): 757-784
Hand looms, power looms, and changing production organizations: the case of the Kiryū weaving district in early twentieth-century Japan
Tomoko Hashino, Keijiro Otsuka, vol. 66 (3): 785-804
Colonies, copper, and the market for inventive activity in England and Wales, 1680–1730
Nuala Zahedieh, vol. 66 (3): 805-825
Competition in the Rhine delta: waterways, railways and ports, 1870–1913
Hein A. M. Klemann, Joep Schenk, vol. 66 (3): 826-847
Geographies of wealth: real estate and personal property ownership in England and Wales, 1870–1902
David r. Green, Alastair Owens, vol. 66 (3): 848-872
The first income tax, political arithmetic, and the measurement of economic growth
S. J. Thompson, vol. 66 (3): 873-894
Measuring business cycles in the Russian Empire
Thomas C. Owen, vol. 66 (3): 895-916
Nicholas Orme and Jon Cannon, Westbury-on-Trym: monastery, minster and college (Bristol: Bristol Record Society, 2010. Pp. xii + 276. 14 figs. 16 plates. ISBN 9780901538314 Hbk. £15)
Philip Slavin, vol. 66 (3): 917-918
Marjorie Keniston McIntosh, Poor relief in England 1350–1600 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xiii + 352. ISBN 9781107015081 Hbk. £60)
Richard Smith, vol. 66 (3): 918-919
Helen Bradley, The views of the hosts of alien merchants 1440–1444 (Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer, 2012. Pp. lviii + 337. ISBN 9780900952500 Hbk. £25)
Catherine Casson, vol. 66 (3): 920-921
John Bohstedt, The politics of provisions: food riots, moral economy, and market transition in England, c. 1550–1850 (Farnham: Ashgate, 2010. Pp. 312. 7 figs. 5 maps. 9 tabs. ISBN 9780754665816 Hbk. £65)
Richard Sheldon, vol. 66 (3): 921-922
Mark Freeman, Robin Pearson, and James Taylor, Shareholder democracies? Corporate governance in Britain & Ireland before 1850 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012. Pp. ix + 339. 18 figs. 20 tabs. ISBN 9780226261874 Hbk. £42)
Janette Rutterford, vol. 66 (3): 922-923
Samantha Williams, Poverty, gender and life-cycle under the English poor law: 1760–1834 (Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer, 2011. Pp. xiii + 190. 18 figs. 1 map. 16 tabs. ISBN 9780861933143 Hbk. £50)
Marjorie Levine-Clark, vol. 66 (3): 924-925
Virginia Bainbridge , ed., The Victoria history of the counties of England. A history of the county of Wiltshire, vol. XVIII. Cricklade and environs (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2010. Pp. xvi + 313. 51 figs. 22 maps. ISBN 9781904356189 Hbk. £95/$180
Jon Stobart, vol. 66 (3): 925-927
Martin Cohen, The eclipse of ‘elegant economy’: the impact of the Second World War on attitudes to personal finance in Britain (Farnham: Ashgate, 2012. Pp. xx + 235. ISBN 9781409439721 Hbk. £65)
Nicole Robertson, vol. 66 (3): 927-928
Matthias Matthijs, Ideas and economic crises in Britain from Attlee to Blair (1945–2005) (London: Routledge, 2011. Pp. xiv + 258. 15 figs. 16 tabs. ISBN 9780415579445 Hbk. £95)
Jim Tomlinson, vol. 66 (3): 928-929
Roger Middleton , ed., Inside the Department of Economic Affairs: Samuel Brittan, the diary of an ‘irregular’, 1964–6 (Oxford: Oxford University Press/The British Academy, 2012. Pp. xxi + 229. 8 figs. 6 tabs. ISBN 9780197265000 Hbk. £50)
Glen O'Hara, vol. 66 (3): 929-930
Mark Häberlein, The Fuggers of Augsburg: pursuing wealth and honor in Renaissance Germany (Charlottesville and London: University of Virginia Press, 2012. Pp. ix + 286. ISBN 9780813932446 Hbk. £34.50)
Matthew Vester, vol. 66 (3): 931-932
Georg Christ, Trading conflicts: Venetian merchants and Mamluk officials in late medieval Alexandria (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2012. Pp. xviii + 365. 16 figs. 3 tabs. ISBN 9789004221994 Hbk. US$ 212)
Adam Sabra, vol. 66 (3): 932-933
David Eltis and Stanley L. Engerman , eds., The Cambridge world history of slavery. Volume 3. AD 1420–AD 1804 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Pp. xiii + 762. 5 figs. 4 maps. 21 tabs. ISBN 9780521840682 Hbk. £110/$180)
Kenneth Morgan, vol. 66 (3): 933-934
Thomas Buchner and Philip R. Hoffmann-Rehnitz , eds., Shadow economies and irregular work in urban Europe: 16th to early 20th centuries (Vienna and Münster: LIT, 2011. Pp. 219. 3 figs. 3 tabs. ISBN 9783825806880 Hbk. €29.90)
Eleonora Canepari, vol. 66 (3): 934-936
Fabio López Lázaro, The misfortunes of Alonso Ramírez: the true adventures of a Spanish-American with 17th-century pirates (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2011. Pp. xii + 240. ISBN 9780292726314 Hbk. $55)
Arne Bialuschewski, vol. 66 (3): 936-937
Gary B. McCollim, Louis XIV's assault on privilege: Nicolas Desmaretz and the tax on wealth (Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2012. Pp. xi + 317. 2 figs. 7 tabs. ISBN 9781580464147 Hbk. £65)
Helen Paul, vol. 66 (3): 937-938
Stanley L. Engerman & Kenneth L. Sokoloff, Economic development in the Americas since 1500: endowments and institutions (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. xxv + 417. 3 figs. 58 tabs. ISBN 9780521251372 Pbk. £22.99)
Kenneth Lipartito, vol. 66 (3): 938-939
Alessandro Stanziani, Rules of exchange: French capitalism in comparative perspective, eighteenth to early twentieth centuries. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. Pp. ix + 313. 3 tabs. ISBN 9781107003866 Hbk. ₤55/$90)
George Grantham, vol. 66 (3): 939-940
Birsen Bulmuş, Plague, quarantines and geopolitics in the Ottoman empire (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012. Pp. vii + 195. ISBN 9780748646593 Hbk. £65/$105)
A. M. White, vol. 66 (3): 940-942
Robin Law , ed., Dahomey and the ending of the trans-Atlantic slave trade: the journals and correspondence of Vice-Consul Louis Fraser, 1851–1852 (London: The British Academy, 2012. Pp. 287. 2 maps. ISBN 9780197265215 Hbk. £55)
Malcolm Dick, vol. 66 (3): 942-943
Michael Schiltz, The money doctors from Japan: finance, imperialism, and the building of the yen bloc, 1895–1937 (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2012. Pp. 290. 1 figs. 18 tabs. ISBN 9780674062498 Hbk. £29.95/$39.95)
Jonathan Kirshner, vol. 66 (3): 943-944