restricted access   Volume 41, Number 2, Autumn 2010

Table of Contents


“Every Woman Counts”: A Gender-Analysis of Numeracy in the Low Countries during the Early Modern Period

pp. 179-208

Review Essays

The Problem of King Louis IX of France: Biography, Sanctity, and Kingship

pp. 209-225

The Making of a Revolution?

pp. 227-242

Culture: A Post-Concept?

pp. 243-263


Humanity’s Burden: A Global History of Malaria (review)

pp. 265-266

Pineapple Culture: A History of the Tropical and Temperate Zones (review)

pp. 266-267

Beyond Nations: Evolving Homelands in the North Atlantic World, 1400–2000 (review)

pp. 267-268

Smuggling: Contraband and Corruption in World History (review)

pp. 268-269

The Imperial Map: Cartography and the Mastery of Empire (review)

pp. 269-271

Abolition: A History of Slavery and Antislavery (review)

pp. 271-273

Einstein’s Generation: The Origins of the Relativity Revolution (review)

pp. 273-274

Cracking the Einstein Code: Relativity and the Birth of Black Hole Physics (review)

pp. 274-276

Christianity and the Transformation of the Book: Origen, Eusebius, and the Library of Caesarea (review)

pp. 276-277

La famiglia nell’economia europea secoli XIII–XVIII (review)

pp. 277-278

The Struggle for Power in Early Modern Europe: Religious Conflict, Dynastic Empires, and International Change (review)

pp. 279-280

Geographies of Empire: European Empires and Colonies c. 1880–1960 (review)

pp. 280-281

Selling the Tudor Monarchy: Authority and Image in Sixteenth-Century England (review)

pp. 281-283

The Empire Project: The Rise and Fall of the British World-System 1830–1970 (review)

pp. 283-284

Murder in Aubagne: Lynching, Law, and Justice during the French Revolution (review)

pp. 284-287

Composing the Citizen: Music as Public Utility in Third Republic France (review)

pp. 287-288

The Dynamite Club: How a Bombing in Fin-de-Siècle Paris Ignited the Age of Modern Terror (review)

pp. 288-289

The Tropics of Empire: Why Columbus Sailed South to the Indies (review)

pp. 290-291

The Plague Files: Crisis Management in Sixteenth-Century Seville (review)

pp. 291-292

Catalonia’s Advocates: Lawyers, Society and Politics in Barcelona, 1759–1900 (review)

pp. 293-294

Florence Ducal Capital, 1530–1630 (review)

pp. 294-295

The Last Witch of Langenburg: Murder in a German Village (review)

pp. 295-296

The Holocaust in the Soviet Union (review)

pp. 297-298

Indian Alliances and the Spanish in the Southwest, 750–1750 (review)

pp. 298-299

Native People of Southern New England 1650–1775 (review)

pp. 299-300

Cartographic Encounters: Indigenous Peoples and the Exploration of the New World (review)

pp. 301-302

In My Power: Letter Writing and Communications in Early America (review)

pp. 302-303

Children Bound to Labor: The Pauper Apprentice System in Early America (review)

pp. 303-304

The Untilled Garden: Natural History and the Spirit of Conservation in America, 1740–1840 (review)

pp. 304-305

Union, Nation, or Empire: The American Debate over International Relations, 1789–1941 (review)

pp. 305-307

Scraping By: Wage Labor, Slavery, and Survival in Early Baltimore (review)

pp. 307-309

From Slavery to Poverty: The Racial Origins of Welfare in New York, 1840–1918 (review)

pp. 309-310

Modernizing a Slave Economy: The Economic Vision of the Confederate Nation (review)

pp. 310-311

The Fragile Fabric of Union: Cotton, Federal Politics, and the Global Origins of the Civil War (review)

pp. 312-313

John Brown’s War against Slavery (review)

pp. 313-314

Jewish Immigrants and American Capitalism, 1880–1920 (review)

pp. 314-315

Oceans of Wine: Madeira and the Emergence of American Trade and Taste (review)

pp. 315-316

Borderline Americans: Racial Division and Labor War in the Arizona Borderlands (review)

pp. 317-318

Lynching and Spectacle: Witnessing Racial Violence in America, 1890–1940 (review)

pp. 318-320

What Virtue There Is in Fire; Cultural Memory and the Lynching of Sam Hose (review)

pp. 320-321

The Will to Believe: Woodrow Wilson, World War I, and America’s Strategy for Peace and Security (review)

pp. 321-323

Becoming African Americans: Black Public Life in Harlem, 1919–1939 (review)

pp. 323-324

The Third Reich in the Ivory Tower: Complicity and Conflict on American Campuses (review)

pp. 324-325

Racial Integration in Corporate America, 1940–1990 (review)

pp. 326-327

The Nation’s Largest Landlord: The Bureau of Land Management in the American West (review)

pp. 327-328

Aftershocks: Earthquakes and Popular Politics in Latin America (review)

pp. 328-330

A Poverty of Rights: Citizenship and Inequality in Twentieth Century Rio de Janeiro (review)

pp. 330-331

Jamaican Place Names (review)

pp. 331-332

Red and Black in Haiti: Radicalism, Conflict, and Political Change, 1934–1957 (review)

pp. 332-334

Ordinary Economies in Japan: A Historical Perspective, 1750–1950 (review)

pp. 334-335

The Caste Question: Dalits and the Politics of Modern India (review)

pp. 336-337