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  Volume 27, Number 4, December 2016

Table of Contents


S. A. M. Adshead on China, World Institutions, and World History

pp. 595-617

From Siam to Greenland: Danish Economic Imperialism at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

pp. 619-640

The New Asia of Rash Behari Bose: India, Japan, and the Limits of the International, 1912–1945

pp. 641-667

Review Article

Surveying Africa in World History: A View from the South (Part 2)

pp. 669-685

Book Reviews

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

pp. 687-689

The Rise of Western Power: A Comparative History of Western Civilization by Jonathan Daly (review)

pp. 689-692

Democracy: A World History by Temma Kaplan, and: Citizens of a Common Intellectual Homeland: The Transatlantic Origins of American Democracy and Nationhood by Armin Mattes, and: The Struggle for Democracy: Paradoxes of Progress and the Politics of Change by Christopher Meckstroth (review)

pp. 692-698

Aging in World History by David G. Troyansky (review)

pp. 699-700

The Cambridge World History, Volume VI: The Construction of a Global World, 1400–1800 C.E., Part 1 Foundations ed. by Jerry Bentley, Sanjay Subrahmanyam, and Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, and: The Ascent of Globalization by Harry Blutstein, and: What Is Global History? by Sebastian Conrad, and: Dynasties: A Global History of Power, 1300–1800 by Jeroen Duindam, and: Global Conceptual History: A Reader ed. by Margrit Pernau and Dominic Sachsenmaier (review)

pp. 701-708

Wiring the World: The Social and Cultural Creation of Global Telegraph Networks by Simone M. Müller (review)

pp. 708-711

World Philology ed. by Sheldon Pollock, Benjamin A. Elman, and Kevin Ku-Ming Chang (review)

pp. 711-713

Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution by Nathan Perl-Rosenthal (review)

pp. 713-717

The Story of N: A Social History of the Nitrogen Cycle and the Challenge of Sustainability by Hugh Gorman, and: The Knowledge of Nature and the Nature of Knowledge in Early Modern Japan by Federico Marcon, and: Agricultural Enlightenment: Knowledge, Technology and Nature, 1750–1840 by Peter M. Jones (review)

pp. 717-723

By Steppe, Desert, and Ocean: The Birth of Eurasia by Barry Cunliffe, and: Hinterlands and Commodities: Place, Space, Time and the Political Economic Development of Asia over the Long Eighteenth Century ed. by Tsukaya Mizushima, George Souza, and Dennis Flynn, and: Merchant Communities in Asia, 1600–1800 ed. by Lin Yu-Ju and Madeline Zelin, and: The Age of Trade: The Manila Galleons and the Dawn of the Global Economy by Arturo Giraldez, and: Spain, China and Japan in Manila, 1571–1644: Local Comparisons and Global Connections by Birgit Tremml-Werner, and: The Pearl Frontier: Indonesian Labor and Indigenous Encounters in Australia’s Northern Trading Network by Julia Martinez and Adrian Vickers, and: The Indian Ocean: A World History by Edward Alpers (review)

pp. 724-735

Books Received

pp. 737-738

Index to Volume 27, 2016

pp. 739-752

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