restricted access   Volume 48, Number 2, Autumn 2017

Table of Contents


Failure or Flexibility?: Apprenticeship Training in Premodern Europe

pp. 131-157

Child Welfare in Victorian Newspapers: Corpus-Based Discourse Analysis

pp. 159-186

Versatile Offending: Criminal Careers of Female Prisoners in Australia, 1860–1920

pp. 187-210

Review Essay

Realizing Consilience in Studies of Pre-Instrumental Climate and Pre-Laboratory Disease

pp. 211-240


The Rhinoceros and the Megatherium: An Essay in Natural History by Juan Pimentel (review)

pp. 241-242

War and Conflict in the Early Modern World, 1500–1700 by Brian Sandberg (review)

pp. 242-243

Once Within Boundaries: Territories of Power, Wealth, and Belonging by Charles S. Maier (review)

pp. 243-245

A Century of Transnationalism: Immigrants and Their Homeland Connections ed. by Nancy L. Green and Roger Waldinger (review)

pp. 245-246

Medieval Europe by Chris Wickham (review)

pp. 246-248

Legal Plunder: Households and Debt Collection in Late Medieval Europe by Daniel Lord Smail (review)

pp. 248-249

Galileo’s Telescope: A European Story by Massimo Bucciantini, Michele Camerota, and Franco Giudice (review)

pp. 249-251

Success and Suppression: Arabic Sciences and Philosophy in the Renaissance by Dag Nikolaus Hasse (review)

pp. 251-253

Agricultural Enlightenment: Knowledge, Technology, and Nature, 1750–1840 by Peter M. Jones (review)

pp. 253-255

Amatory Pleasures: Explorations in Eighteenth-Century Sexual Culture by Julie Peakman (review)

pp. 255-256

Mortality, Marriage and Population Growth in England, 1550–1850 by Peter Razzell (review)

pp. 256-259

The Stakes of Regulation: Perspectives on Bread, Politics and Political Economy Forty Years Later by Steven L. Kaplan (review)

pp. 259-260

The War in Their Minds: German Soldiers and Their Violent Pasts in West Germany by Svenja Goltermann (review)

pp. 260-262

Amsterdam’s Atlantic: Print Culture and the Making of Dutch Brazil by Michiel van Groesen (review)

pp. 262-263

The Nobel Factor: The Prize in Economics, Social Democracy, and the Market Turn by Abner Offer and Gabriel Söderberg (review)

pp. 263-265

Bankrupts and Usurers of Imperial Russia: Debt, Property, and the Law in the Age of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy by Sergei Antonov (review)

pp. 265-267

The Soviet Gulag: Evidence, Interpretation, and Comparison ed. by Michael David-Fox (review)

pp. 267-269

Thundersticks: Firearms and the Violent Transformation of Native America by David Silverman (review)

pp. 269-270

Marc-Antoine Caillot and the Company of the Indies in Louisiana: Trade in the French Atlantic World by Erin M. Greenwald (review)

pp. 270-272

Frontier Country: The Politics of War in Early Pennsylvania by Patrick Spero (review)

pp. 272-273

Unfreedom: Slavery and Dependence in Eighteenth-Century Boston by Jared Ross Hardesty (review)

pp. 273-275

Republic of Taste: Art, Politics, and Everyday Life in Early America by Catherine E. Kelly (review)

pp. 275-277

The American Dream in History, Politics, and Fiction by Cal Jillson (review)

pp. 277-278

Designing Gotham: West Point Engineers and the Rise of Modern New York, 1817–1898 by Jon Scott Logel (review)

pp. 278-280

Schooling in the Antebellum South: The Rise of Public and Private Education in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama by Sarah L. Hyde (review)

pp. 280-282

All the Facts: A History of Information in the United States Since 1870 by James W. Cortada (review)

pp. 282-283

The Good Occupation: American Soldiers and the Hazards of Peace by Susan L. Carruthers (review)

pp. 283-285

Generos de Gente in Early Colonial Mexico: Defining Racial Difference by Robert Schwaller (review)

pp. 285-286

The Gun in Central Africa: A History of Technology and Politics by Giacomo Macola (review)

pp. 287-288

Borderland Capitalism: Turkestan Produce, Qing Silver, and the Birth of an Eastern Market by Kwangmin Kim (review)

pp. 288-289

Joyce Appleby (1929–2016)