Economic History Review articles

Volume 66 (1)

Rural labour markets and rural conflict in Spain before the Civil War (1931–6)
JORDI DOMENECH, vol. 66 (1): 86-108
Big business and small states: Unilever and Norway in the interwar years
PÅL THONSTAD SANDVIK, ESPEN STORLI, vol. 66 (1): 109-131
Contingent capital and bank risk-taking among British banks before the First World War
RICHARD S. GROSSMAN, MASAMI IMAI, vol. 66 (1): 132-155
The Great Deflation of 1929–33: it (almost) had to happen
SANDEEP MAZUMDER, JOHN H. WOOD, vol. 66 (1): 156-177
Demanding ‘credible commitment’: public reactions to the failures of the early financial revolution
ANNE L. MURPHY, vol. 66 (1): 178-197
The English monetary economy, c. 973–1100: the contribution of single-finds
RORY NAISMITH, vol. 66 (1): 198-225
Credit, reputation, and masculinity in British urban commerce: Edinburgh, c. 1710–70
K. TAWNY PAUL, vol. 66 (1): 226-248
Domestic service, gender, and wages in rural England, c.1700–1860
JACOB F. FIELD, vol. 66 (1): 249-272
Matchmaking and moneymaking in a patronage society: the first duke and duchess of Chandos, c. 1712–35
ROSEMARY O'DAY, vol. 66 (1): 273-296
Review of periodical literature published in 2011
Rosamond Faith, James Davis, Helen Paul, Anne L. Murphy, Tom Crook, Aashish Velkar, Chris Godden, vol. 66 (1): 297-349
D. Hey , L. Liddy and D. Luscombe , eds., A monastic community in local society: the Beauchief Abbey Cartulary (Camden Society, 5th ser., vol. 40, 2011. Pp. viii + 304. 1 illus. 2 maps. ISBN 9781107016460 Hbk. £45/$80)
John S. Moore, vol. 66 (1): 350-350
Catherine A. M. Clarke, Mapping the medieval city: space, place and identity in Chester c. 1200–1600 (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2011. Pp. xvi + 244. 10 figs. ISBN 9780708323922 Hbk. £48)
Stephen H. Rigby, vol. 66 (1): 351-352
Nicholas R. Amor, Late medieval Ipswich: trade and industry (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2011. Pp. xi + 300. 4 figs. 6 maps. 6 plates. 26 tabs. ISBN 9781843836735 Hbk. £50/$90) David Rollison, Commune, country and commonwealth: the people of Cirencester,
Richard Britnell, vol. 66 (1): 352-354
John Hare, A prospering society: Wiltshire in the later middle ages (Hatfield: University of Hertfordshire Press, 2011. Pp. xvi + 240. 7 figs. 15 plates. 33 tabs. ISBN 9781902806853 Pbk. £35/$88)
James Davis, vol. 66 (1): 354-355
Richard W. Hoyle , ed., Custom, improvement and the landscape in early modern Britain (Farnham: Ashgate, 2011. Pp. x + 317. 10 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 9781409400523 Hbk. £65)
Peter Edwards, vol. 66 (1): 355-356
Alan Rogers , ed., The act book of St Katherine's gild, Stamford, 1480–1534 (Bury St Edmunds: Abramis Academic Publishing and Stamford Survey Group, 2011. Pp. iv + 299. 2 plates. ISBN 9781845495091 Pbk. £19.95) Constance M. Fraser , ed., The court rol
Mark Bailey, vol. 66 (1): 356-358
T. M. Devine and Jenny Wormald , eds., The Oxford handbook of modern Scottish history (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. Pp. xi+ 707. 13 tabs. 34 figs. ISBN 9780199563692 Hbk. £95)
Alexander Murdoch, vol. 66 (1): 358-359
Catherine Pickett, Bibliography of the East India Company: books, pamphlets and other materials printed between 1600 and 1785 (London: British Library, 2011. Pp. 301. ISBN 9780712658446 Hbk. £50/$75)
Anthony Webster, vol. 66 (1): 359-360
Douglas W. Allen, The institutional revolution: measurement and the economic emergence of the modern world (Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press: 2012. Pp xiv + 267. 2 figs. 1 tab. ISBN 9780226014746 Hbk. $30.00)
Graham Brownlow, vol. 66 (1): 360-361
Kathryn J. Cooper, Exodus from Cardiganshire: rural–urban migration in Victorian Britain (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2011. Pp. xvi + 249. 28 figs. 17 tabs. ISBN 9780708323991 Pbk. £24.99)
Colin G. Pooley, vol. 66 (1): 361-362
Donnacha Seán Lucey, Land, popular politics and agrarian violence in Ireland: the case of County Kerry, 1872–86 (Dublin: University College Press, 2011. Pp. xii + 270. 3 illus. 2 maps. ISBN 9781906359669 Pbk. €28) Emmet O'Connor, A Labour history of Ire
D. A. J. Macpherson, vol. 66 (1): 362-364
Ann Oakley, A critical woman: Barbara Wootton, social science and public policy in the twentieth century (London and New York: Bloomsbury, 2011. Pp. xix + 426. 31 plates. ISBN 9781849664684 Hbk. £30)
Jim Tomlinson, vol. 66 (1): 364-365
Robert J. Bennett, Local business voice: the history of chambers of commerce in Britain, Ireland, and revolutionary America 1760–2011 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. Pp. 936. ISBN 9780199584734 Hbk. £95)
Pete Bounous, vol. 66 (1): 365-367
Deirdre McCloskey, Bourgeois dignity: why economics can't explain the modern world (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2010. Pp. xvi + 571. ISBN 9780226556741 Pbk. £14.50)
Michael H. Best, Jane Humphries, vol. 66 (1): 367-368
Robert C. Allen, Global economic history: a very short introduction (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. Pp. xv + 170. 20 illus. 6 tabs. ISBN 9780199596652 Pbk. £7.99/$11.95)
Pat Hudson, vol. 66 (1): 368-369
David Graeber, Debt: the first 5,000 years (Brooklyn, NY: Melville House Publishing, 2011. Pp. 534. ISBN 9781933633862 Hbk. £55/US $32)
Judith Spicksley, vol. 66 (1): 369-371
Norbert Gaillard, A century of sovereign ratings (New York and London: Springer, 2011. Pp. x + 196. 25 figs. 112 tabs. ISBN 9781461405221 Hbk. £81/$119)
Rui Pedro Esteves, vol. 66 (1): 371-372
Geneviève Massard-Guilbaud and Richard Rodger , eds., Environmental and social justice in the city. Historical perspectives (Cambridge: White Horse Press, 2011. Pp. xiv + 286. 20 figs. 9 tabs. ISBN 9781874267614 Hbk. £65.00/US$90.00/€75.00)
R. J. Morris, vol. 66 (1): 372-373
Robert B. Ekelund Jr. and Robert D. Tollison, Economic origins of Roman Christianity (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011. Pp. xiii + 269. 1 fig. 5 tabs. ISBN 9780226200026 Hbk. £29/$45)
Neville Morley, vol. 66 (1): 373-374
James Graham-Campbell , Søren M. Sindbæk , and Gareth Williams , eds., Silver economies, monetisation and society in Scandinavia AD 800–1100 (Aarhus: Aarhus University Press, 2011. Pp. 380. 62 illus. ISBN 9788779345850 Hbk. £40.00)
Rory Naismith, vol. 66 (1): 374-375
Susan Rose, The wine trade in medieval Europe 1000–1500 (London and New York: Continuum, 2011. Pp. xviii + 197. 12 illus. 3 maps. 2 tabs. ISBN 9780826425843 Hbk. £65/$120)
Evan Jones, vol. 66 (1): 375-376
Leonor Freire, Pedro Lains, and Susana Miranda, História económica de Portugal 1143–2010 (Lisbon: Esfera dos Livros, 2011, Pp. 516. 10 figs. 54 tabs. ISBN 9789896263461 Pbk. €26)
Rui Pedro Esteves, vol. 66 (1): 376-377
John Tutino, Making a new world: founding capitalism in the Bajío and Spanish North America (Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2011. Pp. x + 698. 19 illus. 9 maps. ISBN 9780822349891 Pbk. £19.99; Hbk. £75)
William Schell, vol. 66 (1): 377-379
Nelly Hanna, Artisan entrepreneurs in Cairo and early-modern capitalism (1600–1800) (Syracuse NY: Syracuse University Press, 2011. Pp. ix + 244. ISBN 9780815632795 Hbk. £30.50/$34.95)
Sevket Pamuk, vol. 66 (1): 379-380
Paul A. van Dyke, Merchants of Canton and Macao: politics and strategies in eighteenth-century Chinese trade (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2011. Pp. xxxii + 545. 7 tabs. ISBN 9789888028917 Hbk. £69.50/$80)
John D. Wong, vol. 66 (1): 380-381
Rebecca Shumway, The Fante and the transatlantic slave trade (Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2011. Pp. xii + 232. 15 figs. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781580463911 Hbk. £40/$85)
John K. Thornton, vol. 66 (1): 381-382
Jaap R. Bruijn, Commanders of Dutch East India ships in the eighteenth century (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2011. Pp. xiii + 336. 36 illus. 2 maps. 4 tabs. ISBN 9781843836223 Hbk. £75/$130)
Leonard Blussé, vol. 66 (1): 382-384
Penelope Francks and Janet Hunter, The historical consumer: consumption and everyday life in Japan, 1850–2000 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. Pp. xiii + 329. 40 figs. 1 map. 30 tabs. ISBN 9780230273665 Hbk. £67.50)
Giorgio Riello, vol. 66 (1): 384-385
Stefano Fenoaltea, The reinterpretation of Italian economic history. From unification to the Great War (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Pp. xxi + 296. 25 figs. 32 tabs. ISBN 9780521192385 Hbk. £50/$85)
Paolo Di Martino, vol. 66 (1): 385-386
James Simpson, Creating wine: the emergence of a world wine industry, 1840–1914 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2011. Pp. xxxvii + 318. 30 figs. 13 maps. 53 tabs. ISBN 9780691136035 Hbk. £27.95/$39.50)
Ian M. Taplin, vol. 66 (1): 386-387