restricted access   Volume 41, Number 3, Winter 2011

Table of Contents


The Poor Law of Old England: Institutional Innovation and Demographic Regimes

pp. 339-366

Common Misperceptions: The Press and Victorian Views of Crime

pp. 367-391

Antebellum Farm-Settlement Patterns: A Three- Level Approach to Assessing the Effects of Soils

pp. 393-420

Review Essay

The Ends of Life and the Rise of Modernity

pp. 421-433


Replenishing the Earth: The Settler Revolution and the Rise of the Anglo-World, 1783–1939 (review)

pp. 435-436

Natural Experiments of History (review)

pp. 436-438

The Cambridge Companion to the Roman Historians (review)

pp. 438-439

The Image of Europe: Visualizing Europe in Cartography and Iconography throughout the Ages (review)

pp. 439-441

Alcohol, Violence, and Disorder in Traditional Europe (review)

pp. 441-442

The Marvelous Hairy Girls: The Gonzales Girls and their World (review)

pp. 442-443

Exclusionary Empire: English Liberty Overseas, 1600–1900 (review)

pp. 443-445

Famine in Scotland: The “Ill Years” of the 1690s (review)

pp. 445-447

Regulated Lives: Life Insurance and British Society, 1800–1914 (review)

pp. 447-448

Geographies of Regulation: Policing Prostitution in Nineteenth-Century Britain and the Empire (review)

pp. 448-449

The Anatomy Murders: Being the True and Spectacular History of Edinburgh’s Notorious Burke and Hare and of the Man of Science Who Abetted Them in the Commission of Their Most Heinous Crimes (review)

pp. 449-451

Captain Rock: The Irish Agrarian Rebellion of 1821–1824 (review)

pp. 451-453

Enlightened Feudalism: Seigneurial Justice and Village Society in Eighteenth- Century Northern Burgundy (review)

pp. 453-455

Reproducing the French Race: Immigration, Intimacy, and Embodiment in the Early Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 455-457

A Sudden Terror: The Plot to Murder the Pope in Renaissance Rome (review)

pp. 457-458

The Familiarity of Strangers: the Sephardic Diaspora, Livorno, and Cross- Cultural Trade in the Early Modern Period (review)

pp. 458-459

Treason in the Northern Quarter: War, Terror and the Rule of Law in the Dutch Revolt (review)

pp. 460-461

Imperial Boundaries: Cossack Communities and Empire-Building in the Age of Peter the Great (review)

pp. 461-463

Pestilence and Persistence: Yosemite Indian Demography and Culture in Colonial California (review)

pp. 463-464

Dangerous Economies: Status and Commerce in Imperial New York (review)

pp. 464-466

American Homicide (review)

pp. 466-467

This Violent Empire: The Birth of an American National Identity (review)

pp. 467-469

Schooling Citizens: The Struggle for African American Education in Antebellum America (review)

pp. 469-470

A Dangerous Stir: Fear, Paranoia, and the Making of Reconstruction (review)

pp. 470-471

Born Southern: Childbirth, Motherhood, and Social Networks in the Old South (review)

pp. 471-473

Good, Reliable, White Men: Railroad Brotherhoods, 1877–1917 (review)

pp. 473-474

The Cost of Living in America: A Political History of Economic Statistics, 1880–2000 (review)

pp. 474-475

New York Undercover: Private Surveillance in the Progressive Era (review)

pp. 475-477

The Sacco-Vanzetti Affair: America on Trial (review)

pp. 477-478

Property Rites: The Rhinelander Trial, Passing, and the Protection of Whiteness (review)

pp. 478-480

Examining Tuskegee: The Infamous Syphilis Study and Its Legacy (review)

pp. 480-482

The Polio Years in Texas: Battling a Terrifying Unknown (review)

pp. 482-483

Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620–1914 (review)

pp. 483-484

Slavery in Brazil (review)

pp. 485-486

Expecting Pears from an Elm Tree: Franciscan Missions on the Chiriguano Frontier in the Heart of South America, 1830–1949 (review)

pp. 486-487

Children of Fate: Childhood, Class, and the State in Chile, 1850–1930 (review)

pp. 487-488

Domestic Economies: Family, Work and Welfare in Mexico City, 1884–1943 (review)

p. 489

Pistoleros and Popular Movements: The Politics of State Formation in Postrevolutionary Oaxaca (review)

pp. 490-491

Ocean of Letters: Language and Creolization in an Indian Ocean Diaspora (review)

pp. 491-493

Who Is Knowledgeable Is Strong: Science, Class, and the Formation of Modern Iranian Society, 1900–1950 (review)

pp. 493-495

Money, Oil and Empire in the Middle East: Sterling and Postwar Imperialism, 1944–1971 (review)

pp. 495-496

Articulating the Sinosphere: Sino-Japanese Relations in Space and Time (review)

pp. 496-497

Fishing Wars and Environmental Change in Late Imperial and Modern China (review)

pp. 498-500

Windows into the Past: Life Histories and the Historian of South Asia (review)

pp. 500-501


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