Book reviews

Published Online:
11 Feb 2008
Volume/Issue No:
Volume 44 Issue 4

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Book reviewed in this article:

David A. Hinton, Archaeology, economy and society: England from the fifth to the fifteenth century

Peter Brimblecombe, The big smoke: a history of air pollution in London since medieval times

David Pam, A history of Enfield. Vol. I: before 1837. A parish near London

Peter J. Bowden, ed., Economic change: wages, profits and rents, 1500‐1750. Chapters from ‘The agrarian history of England and Wales’, vol. I

Ann Kussmaul, A general view of the rural economy of England, 1538‐1840

David J. Starkey, British privateering enterprise in the eighteenth century

Hoh‐Cheung Mui and Lorna H. Mui, Shops and shopkeeping in eighteenth‐century England

F. M. L. Thompson, ed., The Cambridge social history of Britain, 1750‐1950

Barry Reay, The last rising of the agricultural labourers: rural life and protest in nineteenth‐century England

Kenneth Warren, Consett iron, 1840 to 1980: a study in industrial location

Peter N. Davies, Fyffes and the banana: Musa Sapientum. A centenary history, 1888‐1988

Richard Whipp, Patterns of labour: work and social change in the pottery industry

Eric M. Sigsworth, Montague Burton: the tailor of taste

David J. Jeremy, Capitalists and Christians: business leaders and the churches in Britain, 1900‐1960

Pádraig McGowan, Money and banking in Ireland: origins, development and future

Jon Press, The footwear industry in Ireland, 1922‐1973

Justin Davis Smith, The Attlee and Churchill administrations and industrial unrest, 1945‐55: a study in consensus

Richard Holt, ed., Sport and the working class in modern Britain

Bruce Collins and Keith Robbins, eds., British culture and economic decline

GENERALJohn Komlos, Nutrition and economic development in the eighteenth‐century Habsburg monarchy: an anthropometric history

Heinrich Becker, Handlungsspielräume in der Agrarpolitik in der Weimarer Republik zwischen 1923 und 1929

Joel D. Benson, Cooperation to competition: English perspective and policy on Anglo‐Dutch economic relations during the reign of James I

R. T. Griffiths, ed., The Netherlands and the economic integration of Europe, 1945‐1957

Timo Myllyntaus, The gatecrashing apprentice: industrialising Finland as an adopter of new technology

Martin Blinkhorn, ed., Fascists and conservatives: the radical right and the establishment in twentieth‐century Europe

Charles Tilly, Coercion, capital, and European states: AD 990‐1990

Clive Archer, Organizing western Europe

Arthur Marwick et al., War, peace and social change: Europe, 1900‐1955

William Molle, The economics of European integration

Roy Porter, ed., The medical history of waters and spas

Pat Hudson and W. R. Lee, eds., Women's work and the family economy in historical perspective

R. Bartlett, ed., Land commune and peasant community in Russia

Stuart Bruchey, Enterprise: the dynamic economy of a free people

John Graham, ed., ‘Yours for the revolution’: The Appeal to Reason, 1895‐1922

Gerald D. Nash, World War II and the west: reshaping the economy

Randall Bennett Woods, A changing of the guard: Anglo‐American relations, 1941‐1946

Richard F. Hirsh, Technology and transformation in the American electric utility industy

Paul J. Miranti, Accountancy comes of age

Joy Parr, The gender of breadwinners: women, men and change in two industrial towns, 1880‐1950

Guy P. C. Thomson, Puebla de los Angeles: industy and society in a Mexican city, 1700‐1870

David Robinson, ed., Migration in colonial Spanish America

Philip D. Curtin, The rise and fall of the plantation complex: essays in Atlantic history

Jan Breman, Labour migration and rural transformation in colonial Asia

S. D. Punekar and R. Varickayil, eds., Labour movement in India, documents 1850‐1890, I: Mines and plantations

Robin Jeffrey et al., eds., India: rebellion to republic—selected writings, 1857‐1990

Angus Maddison and Gé Prince, eds., Economic growth in Indonesia, 1820‐1940

Jean Batou, Cent ans de résistance au sous‐développement: l'industrialisation de l'Amérique Latine et du Moyen‐Orient face au défi européen, 1770‐1870

Peter Mathias and John A. Davis, eds., The first industrial nations

Christian Suter, Schuldenzyklen in der Dritten Welt: Kreditaufnalhme, Zahlungskrisen und Schuldenregelungen peripherer Länder im Welstystem von 1820 bis 1986

M. J. Daunton, ed., Housing the workers: a comparative history, 1850‐1914

Carl H. A. Dassbach, Global enterprises and the world economy: Ford, General Motors, and IBM: the emergence of the transnational enterprise

Martin Chick, ed., Governments, industries and markets: aspects of government‐industry relations in the UK, Japan, West Germany and the USA since 1945

W. W. Rostow, Theorists of economic growth from David Hume to the present

Gerald D. Feldman and Klaus Tenfelde, eds., Workers, Owners and politics in coal mining: an international comparison of industrial relations

A. Teichova, M. Lévy‐Leboyer, and H. Nussbaum, eds., Historical studies in international corporate business

R. T. P. Davenport‐Hines, ed., Business in the age of depression and war

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