restricted access   Volume 47, Number 3, Winter 2017

Table of Contents


Miracle Children: Medieval Hagiography and Childhood Imperfection

pp. 267-285

Learning Hygiene: Mortality Patterns by Religion in the Don Army Territory (Southern Russia), 1867–1916

pp. 287-332

The Missing Link?: Trust, Cooperative Norms, and Industrial Growth in Italy

pp. 333-358

The Impact of Urbanization on Stature and bmi in Poland

pp. 359-379

Comment and Controversy

Evident Bias in Thomas J. Kehoe and E. James Kehoe, “Crimes Committed by U.S. Soldiers in Europe, 1945–1946”

pp. 381-384

A Reply to Dykstra’s “Evident Bias in ‘Crimes Committed by U.S. Soldiers in Europe, 1945–1946’”

pp. 385-396


The Wheel: Inventions and Reinventions by Richard W. Bulliet (review)

pp. 397-398

Treasure in Heaven: The Holy Poor in Early Christianity by Peter Brown (review)

pp. 398-399

Confounding Powers: Anarchy and International Society from the Assassins to Al Qaeda by William J. Brenner (review)

pp. 399-400

Desertion in the Early Modern World: A Comparative History ed. by Matthias van Rossum, Jeannette Kamp (review)

pp. 400-401

Rethinking Colonialism: Comparative Archaeological Approaches ed. by Craig N. Cipolla, Katherine Howlett Hayes (review)

pp. 401-402

Protest and the Politics of Space and Place, 17891848 by Katrina Navickas (review)

pp. 403-404

New Directions in Slavery Studies: Commodification, Community, and Comparison ed. by Jeff Forret, Christine E. Sears (review)

pp. 404-405

The Great Leveler: Capitalism and Competition in the Court of Law by Brett Christophers (review)

pp. 405-407

Clio’s Battles: Historiography as Practice by Jeremy Black (review)

pp. 407-409

The Murder of William of Norwich: The Origins of the Blood Libel in Medieval Europe by E. M. Rose (review)

pp. 410-411

Distributing Status: The Evolution of State Honours in Western Europe by Samuel Clark (review)

pp. 411-412

The Path to Sustained Growth: England’s Transition from an Organic Economy to an Industrial Revolution by E. A. Wrigley (review)

pp. 412-414

Birth, Death, and Religious Faith in a Dissenting Community: A Microhistory of Nailsworth and Hinterland, 1695–1837 by Albion M. Urdank (review)

pp. 414-415

Domestic Culture in Early Modern England by Antony Buxton (review)

pp. 415-416

Disknowledge: Literature, Alchemy, and the End of Humanism in Renaissance England by Katherine Eggert (review)

pp. 416-418

Vice and the Victorians by Mike Huggins (review)

pp. 418-420

Ruling Minds: Psychology in the British Empire by Erik Linstrum (review)

pp. 420-421

Gender, Rhetoric and Regulation: Women’s Work in the Civil Service and the London County Council, 1900–55 by Helen Glew (review)

pp. 421-422

Becoming Bourgeois: Love, Kinship, and Power in Provincial France, 1670–1880 by Christopher H. Johnson (review)

pp. 422-424

Liberty or Death: The French Revolution by Peter McPhee (review)

pp. 424-425

Natural Interests: The Contest over Environment in Modern France by Caroline Ford (review)

pp. 425-426

Selling Paris: Property and Commercial Culture in the Fin-de-siècle Capital by Alexia M Yates (review)

pp. 426-427

Postwar Germany and the Holocaust by Caroline Sharples (review)

pp. 427-428

Roaring Metropolis: Businessmen’s Campaign for a Civic Welfare State by Daniel Amsterdam (review)

pp. 429-430

Just Another Southern Town: Mary Church Terrell and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Nation’s Capital by Joan Quigley (review)

pp. 430-431

Not Free, Not for All: Public Libraries in the Age of Jim Crow by Cheryl Knott (review)

pp. 432-433

Memories of Madagascar and Slavery in the Black Atlantic by Wendy Wilson-Fall (review)

pp. 433-435

A Nervous State: Violence, Remedies, and Reverie in Colonial Congo by Nancy Rose Hunt (review)

pp. 435-436

Diamonds in the Rough: Corporate Paternalism and African Professionalism on the Mines of Colonial Angola, 1917–1975 by Todd Cleveland (review)

pp. 436-438

The Experiment Must Continue: Medical Research and Ethics in East Africa, 1940–2014 by Melissa Graboyes (review)

pp. 438-439