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  Volume 23, Number 2, June 2012

Table of Contents


Chordophone Culture in Two Early Modern Societies: A Pipa-Vihuela Duet

pp. 237-278

Women Warriors and National Heroes: Agustina de Aragón and Her Indian Sisters

pp. 279-313

A Crisis of Images: The French, Jihad, and the Plague in Upper Egypt, 1798-1801

pp. 315-343

Orientalists in Love: Intimacy, Empire, and Cross-Cultural Knowledge

pp. 345-373

Consumer Culture, Market Empire, and the Global South

pp. 375-398

Review Article

Reorienting the Discovery Machine: Perspectives from China and Islamdom on Toby Huff's Intellectual Curiosity and the Scientific Revolution: A Global Perspective

pp. 401-412

Book Reviews

The Environment and World History (review)

pp. 413-416

The Rule of Empires: Those Who Built Them, Those Who Endured Them, and Why They Always Fall (review)

pp. 416-419

Egypt: A Short History (review)

pp. 419-421

The Long Divergence: How Islamic Law Held Back the Middle East (review)

pp. 422-426

Golden-Silk Smoke: A History of Tobacco in China, 1550-2010 (review)

pp. 426-428

Polemical Pain: Slavery, Cruelty, and the Rise of Humanitarianism (review)

pp. 429-431

From Africa to Brazil: Culture, Identity, and an Atlantic Slave Trade, 1600-1830 (review)

pp. 431-434

The Rise and Fall of a Palestinian Dynasty: The Husaynis, 1700-1948 (review)

pp. 435-438

So Great a Proffit: How the East Indies Trade Transformed Anglo-American Capitalism (review)

pp. 438-440

Russian America: An Overseas Colony of a Continental Empire, 1804-1867 (review)

pp. 440-442

Sweatshops at Sea: Merchant Seamen in the World's First Globalized Industry, from 1812 to the Present (review)

pp. 443-445

Imperial Heights: Dalat and the Making and Undoing of French Indochina (review)

pp. 445-447

Africa as a Living Laboratory: Empire, Development, and the Problem of Scientific Knowledge, 1870-1950 (review)

pp. 447-451

Race, Nation, and West Indian Immigration to Honduras, 1890-1940 (review)

pp. 451-454

Essays on Twentieth-Century History (review)

pp. 454-456

A Question of Genocide: Armenians and Turks at the End of the Ottoman Empire (review)

pp. 456-459

Civilians in a World at War, 1914-1918 (review)

pp. 459-461

Strangers on the Western Front: Chinese Workers in the Great War (review)

pp. 462-465

The Spanish Republic and Civil War (review)

pp. 465-468

The Battle for China: Essays on the Military History of the Sino-Japanese War of 1937-1945 (review)

pp. 469-472

Fezzes in the River: Identity Politics and European Diplomacy in the Middle East on the Eve of World War II (review)

pp. 472-474

Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China (review)

pp. 475-478

Over There: Living with the U.S. Military Empire from World War Two to the Present (review)

pp. 478-481

The Columbia History of the Vietnam War (review)

pp. 482-484

The Other Cold War (review)

pp. 484-487

The Failure of Italian Nationhood: The Geopolitics of a Troubled Identity (review)

pp. 488-490

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