The Economic History Review - Volume 72 Issue 2 (pages 431-800)

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May 2019

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03 Apr 2019
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10.1111/ehr.12777

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ARTICLES

BOOK REVIEWS

GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND

John Hare, The Victoria history of Hampshire. Basingstoke: a medieval town, c. 1000–c. 1600 (London: University of London, 2017. Pp. xii + 106. 23 figs. 6 maps. 3 tabs. ISBN 9781909646612 Pbk. £12 + £2 p&p) (pages 770-771)

Authors:
Spike Gibbs
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12851

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Michael Zell and Heather Falvey, eds., Walter Morrell's ‘Manufacture for the new draperie’ (1616) (Hertford: Hertfordshire Record Society, 2018. Pp. xlii + 181. 9 figs. 1 map. ISBN 9780950174105 Hbk. £22.00 + £3.50 p&p) (pages 771-772)

Authors:
John S. Lee
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12852

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Gillian Cookson, The age of machinery. Engineering the industrial revolution, 1770–1850 (Woodbridge: Boydell, 2018. Pp. ix + 324. 1 fig. 1 map. 11 plates. ISBN 9781783272761 Pbk. £19.99) (pages 772-773)

Authors:
Jane Humphries
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12853

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Nicholas Crafts, Forging ahead, falling behind and fighting back: British economic growth from the industrial revolution to the financial crisis (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Pp. x + 152. 1 fig. 41 tabs. ISBN 9781108438162 Pbk. £17.99) (pages 774-775)

Authors:
Mark Koyama
Published Online:
03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12854

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Robbie Shilliam, Race and the undeserving poor (Newcastle upon Tyne: Agenda Publishing, 2018. Pp. xiv+209. ISBN 9781788210386 Pbk. £18.99) (pages 775-776)

Authors:
Eric Melander
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12855

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GLOBAL

Andrew Wilson and Alan Bowman, eds., Trade, commerce, and the state in the Roman world (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. Pp. xxii+656. 94 figs. 14 tabs. ISBN 9780198790662 Hbk. £110) (pages 777-778)

Authors:
Taco Terpstra
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12856

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William Caferro, Petrarch's war: Florence and the Black Death in context (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Pp. xii+228. 5 figs. 3 maps. 23 tabs. ISBN 9781108424011 Hbk. £75) (pages 778-779)

Authors:
Francesco Ammannati
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12857

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Colin Heywood, Childhood in modern Europe (Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, 2018. Pp. x+286. 22 figs. ISBN 9780521866231 Hbk. £74.99; ISBN 9780521685252 Pbk. £21.99) (pages 779-781)

Authors:
Eleanor Murray
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12858

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David Eltis, Stanley L. Engerman, Seymour Drescher, and David Richardson, eds., The Cambridge world history of slavery: volume 4, AD 1804–AD 2016 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. Pp. xviii+705. 9 figs. 3 maps. 16 tabs. ISBN 9780521840669 Hbk. £129/$150) (pages 781-782)

Authors:
Rebecca Shumway
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12859

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Gregor Benton and Hong Liu, Dear China: emigrant letters and remittances, 1820–1980 (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2018. Pp. xiv+286. ISBN 9780520298415 Hbk. £66; ISBN 9780520298439 Pbk. £27) (pages 782-783)

Authors:
Sumiyo Nishizaki
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12860

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Philip Thai, China's war on smuggling: law, economic life, and the making of the modern state, 1842–1965 (New York: Columbia University Press, 2018. Pp. xxvi+380. 8 figs. 5 maps. 11 tabs. ISBN 9780231185844 Hbk. £47/$59.99) (pages 783-785)

Authors:
Linda Grove
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12861

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Francisco Vidal Luna and Herbert S. Klein, An economic and demographic history of São Paulo, 1850–1950 (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2018. Pp. xxviii+ 448. 49 figs. 11 maps. 99 tabs. ISBN 9780503602007 Hbk. £62/$75) (pages 785-786)

Authors:
André Luiz Lanza
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12862

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Ellen Hillbom and Jutta Bolt, Botswana—a modern economic history: an African diamond in the rough (Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. Pp. xv+235. 22 tabs. ISBN 9783319731438. €119.59) (pages 786-787)

Authors:
Mariusz Lukasiewicz
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12863

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Brian James Leech, The city that ate itself: Butte, Montana and its expanding Berkeley Pit (Reno: University of Nevada Press, 2018. Pp. x+414. 25 figs. ISBN 9781943859429 Hbk. £39.95/$39.95) (pages 787-789)

Authors:
William M. Boal
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12864

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Tariq Omar Ali, A local history of global capital: jute & peasant life in the Bengal Delta (Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2018. Pp. xviii+244. 1 fig. 3 maps. 11 tabs. ISBN 9780691170237 Hbk. £30/$39.95) (pages 789-790)

Authors:
Jim Tomlinson
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12865

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David M. Higgins, Brands, geographical origin, and the global economy: a history from the nineteenth century to the present (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Pp. xii+334. 9 figs. 12 tabs. ISBN 9781107032675 Hbk. £90) (pages 790-791)

Authors:
Martin Purvis
Published Online:
03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12866

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Getnet Bekele, Ploughing new ground: food, farming & environmental change in Ethiopia (Woodbridge: James Currey, 2017. Pp. xvi+207. 3 maps. 15 tabs. ISBN 9781847011749 Hbk. £50) (pages 791-792)

Authors:
Temesgen Gebeyehu Baye
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12867

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Nathan Marcus, Austrian reconstruction and the collapse of global finance, 1921–1931 (Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2018. Pp. xii+546. 20 figs. 40 graphs. 8 tabs. ISBN 9780674088924 Hbk. £35.95/$49.95/€45) (pages 792-794)

Authors:
Stefano Ungaro
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12868

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Barry Naughton, The Chinese economy: adaptation and growth (Cambridge, MA, and London: MIT Press, 2018. 2nd edn., first pub. 2007. Pp. viii+594. 81 figs. 36 tabs. ISBN 9780262534796 Pbk. £30/$40) (pages 794-795)

Authors:
Sijie Hu
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03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12869

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Simone Selva, Before the neoliberal turn: the rise of energy finance and the limits to US foreign policy (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Pp. xx+423. 5 figs. 12 tabs. ISBN 9781137574428 Hbk. £120) (pages 795-796)

Authors:
Jonas Ljungberg
Published Online:
03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12870

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Marc Buggeln, Martin Daunton, and Alexander Nützenadel, eds., The political economy of public finance. Taxation, state spending and debt since the 1970s (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. Pp. xvi+313. 26 figs. 23 tabs. ISBN 9781107140127 Hbk. £64.99) (pages 796-798)

Authors:
Sara Torregrosa‐Hetland
Published Online:
03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12871

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Kate Philip, Markets on the margins: mineworkers, job creation and enterprise development (Woodbridge: James Currey, 2018. Pp. xvi+222. 22 figs. 1 tab. ISBN 9781847011763 Hbk. £60) (pages 798-799)

Authors:
Martine Mariotti
Published Online:
03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12872

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Eric Alston, Lee J. Alston, Bernardo Mueller, and Tomas Nonnemacher, Institutional and organizational analysis: concepts and applications (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. Pp. vii+393. 19 figs. 2 tabs. ISBN 978110708637 Hbk. £71.99; ISBN 9781107451254 Pbk. £24.99) (pages 799-800)

Authors:
John Wallis
Published Online:
03 Apr 2019
DOI:
10.1111/ehr.12873

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