restricted access   Volume 44, Number 2, Autumn 2013

Table of Contents


Venetian Trading Networks in the Medieval Mediterranean

pp. 157-179

The African-American Labor Supply after Reconstruction: Added Worker Effects in Urban Families

pp. 181-208

Faces of Opposition: Juvenile Resistance, High Treason, and the People’s Court in Nazi Germany

pp. 209-234

Review Essay

Sorcery in the Black Atlantic: The Occult Arts in Comparative Perspective

pp. 235-244

Comment and Controversy

On “Translating” History: A Rejoinder to Ramsay MacMullen

pp. 245-248


Contagion: How Commerce Has Spread Disease by Mark Harrison (review)

pp. 249-250

Consuming Pleasures: Intellectuals and Popular Culture in the Postwar World by Daniel Horowitz (review)

pp. 250-252

Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350–550 AD by Peter Brown (review)

pp. 252-253

Medieval Life: Archaeology and the Life Course by Roberta Gilchrist (review)

pp. 254-255

The Medieval Discovery of Nature by Steven A. Epstein (review)

pp. 255-256

Contact and Exchange in Later Medieval Europe: Essays in Honour of Malcolm Vale ed. by Hannah Skoda, Patrick Lantschner, and R. I. J. Shaw (review)

pp. 257-258

Republic of Women: Rethinking the Republic of Letters in the Seventeenth Century by Carol Pal (review)

pp. 258-259

The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution by Faramerz Dabhoiwala (review)

pp. 259-261

Venice: History of the Floating City by Joanne M. Ferraro, and Venice: A New History by Thomas F. Madden (review)

pp. 261-263

Acolytes of Nature: Defining Natural Science in Germany, 1770–1850 by Denise Phillips (review)

pp. 263-264

A Small Town Near Auschwitz: Ordinary Nazis and the Holocaust by Mary Fulbrook (review)

pp. 264-266

Russia and the West from Alexander to Putin: Honor in International Relations by Andrei P. Tsygankov (review)

pp. 266-267

A Shark Going Inland Is My Chief: The Island Civilization of Ancient Hawai‘i by Patrick Vinton Kirch (review)

pp. 268-269

Mahogany: The Costs of Luxury in Early America by Jennifer L. Anderson (review)

pp. 269-270

Arcadian America: The Death and Life of an Environmental Tradition by Aaron Sachs (review)

pp. 270-272

Jackson’s Sword: The Army Officer Corps on the American Frontier, 1810–1821 by Samuel J. Watson (review)

pp. 272-273

Freaks of Fortune: The Emerging World of Capitalism and Risk in America by Jonathan Levy (review)

pp. 273-274

The Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail by W. Jeffrey Bolster (review)

pp. 275-277

Slave Breeding: Sex, Violence, and Memory in African American History by Gregory D. Smithers (review)

pp. 277-278

Reconstructing the Campus: Higher Education and the American Civil War by Michael David Cohen (review)

pp. 278-280

This Is Not Civil Rights: Discovering Rights Talk in 1939 America by George I. Lovell (review)

pp. 280-281

Truman’s Triumphs: The 1948 Election and the Making of Postwar America by Andrew E. Busch (review)

pp. 281-282

Sword of the Spirit, Shield of Faith: Religion in American War and Diplomacy by Andrew Preston, and Religion and the Cold War: A Global Perspective ed. by Philip E. Muehlenbeck (review)

pp. 282-286

Malcontents, Rebels, and Pronunciados: The Politics of Insurrection in Nineteenth-Century Mexico ed. by Will Fowler (review)

pp. 286-287

Gender, State and Medicine in Highland Ecuador: Modernizing Women, Modernizing the State, 1895–1950 by A. Kim Clark (review)

pp. 287-288

The International Monetary Fund and Latin America: The Argentine Puzzle in Context by Claudia Kedar (review)

pp. 288-289

The Millennial Sovereign: Sacred Kingship & Sainthood in Islam by A. Afzar Moin (review)

pp. 289-291

Taifa: Making Nation and Race in Urban Tanzania by J. R. D. Brennan (review)

pp. 291-293

The Language of Disenchantment: Protestant Literalism and Colonial Discourse in British India by Robert E. Yelle (review)

pp. 293-295

Religion, Science, and Empire: Classifying Hinduism and Islam in British India by Peter Gottschalk (review)

pp. 295-296