restricted access   Volume 48, Number 1, Fall 2014

Table of Contents


Section I: Leisure and Society

Women and Restaurants in the Nineteenth-Century United States

pp. 1-19

“Active and Conscious Builders of Communism”: State-Sponsored Tourism for Soviet Adolescents in the Early Cold War, 1945–53

pp. 20-46

Section II: Emotion, Protest, and Reputation

“The Business of Reputations”: Secrecy, Shame, and Social Standing in Nineteenth-Century French Debtors’ and Creditors’ Newspapers

pp. 47-71

Class Sentiments: Putting the Emotion Back in Working-Class History

pp. 72-87

“All Men Are Entitled to Justice By the Government”: Black Workers, Citizenship, Letter Writing, and the World War I State

pp. 88-111

The Dead Belong to the Living: Disinterment and Custody of Dead Bodies in Nineteenth-Century America

pp. 112-134

Section III: Regional Issues

Letters to the Essex County Penitentiary: David Selden and the Fracturing of America

pp. 135-155

An Open Elite in Hungary?: High Office Holders in the 18th Century

pp. 156-174

Single Women and the Rural Credit Market in Eighteenth-Century France

pp. 175-199


Common Prostitutes and Ordinary Citizens: Commercial Sex in London, 1885–1960 by Julia Laite (review)

pp. 200-201

The Sex of Men in Premodern Europe: A Cultural History by Patricia Simons (review)

pp. 201-203

Active Bodies: A History of Women’s Physical Education in Twentieth-century America by Martha H. Verbrugge (review)

pp. 203-205

Violent Victorians: Popular Entertainment in Nineteenth-Century London by Rosalind Crone (review)

pp. 205-207

The Magical Imagination: Magic and Modernity in Urban England, 1780–1914 by Karl Bell (review)

pp. 207-210

Media, Sound, and Culture in Latin America and the Caribbean Edited by Alejandra Bronfman and Andrew Grant Wood (review)

pp. 210-212

Foreign Relations: American Immigration in Global Perspective by Donna R. Gabaccia (review)

pp. 212-213

National Insecurities: Immigrants and U.S. Deportation Policy Since 1882 by Deirdre M. Moloney (review)

pp. 213-216

Chinese Chicago: Race, Transnational Migration, and Community since 1870 by Huping Ling (review)

pp. 216-217

Three Worlds of Relief: Race, Immigration, and the American Welfare State from the Progressive Era to the New Deal by Cybelle Fox (review)

pp. 218-219

The Pariahs of Yesterday: Breton Migrants in Paris by Leslie Page Moch (review)

pp. 220-221

Labour and the Politics of Empire. Britain and Australia, 1900 to the Present by Neville Kirk (review)

pp. 222-223

Poverty in Common: The Politics of Community Action During the American Century by Alyosha Goldstein (review)

pp. 224-226

Of War and Men: World War II in the Lives of Fathers and Their Families by Ralph LaRossa (review)

pp. 226-227

They Left Great Marks on Me: African American Testimonies of Racial Violence from Emancipation to World War I by Kidada E. Williams (review)

pp. 228-229

The Land Was Ours: African American Beaches from Jim Crow to the Sunbelt South by Andrew W. Kahrl (review)

pp. 230-231

American Pandemic: The Lost Worlds of the 1918 Influenza Epidemic by Nancy K. Bristow (review)

pp. 231-233

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

pp. 234-235

Beyond the Lettered City: Indigenous Literacies in the Andes by Joanne Rappaport and Tom Cummins (review)

pp. 235-238