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  Volume 10, Number 1, Spring 1999

Table of Contents

From: Journal of World History

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State Formation and Periodization in Inner Asian History

pp. 1-40

Location in History: Argentina and South Africa in the Nineteenth Century

pp. 41-92

Gobineau on China: Race Theory, the "Yellow Peril," and the Critique of Modernity

pp. 93-139

Forum: Military Affairs In The Early Modern World

The Military Superiority Thesis and the Ascendancy of Western Eurasia in the World System

pp. 143-178

Rethinking the Ottoman "Decline": Military Technology Diffusion in the Ottoman Empire, Fifteenth to Eighteenth Centuries

pp. 179-201

Book Reviews

Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies (review)

pp. 203-205

The Myth of Continents: A Critique of Metageography (review)

pp. 205-210

The Course of Human History: Economic Growth, Social Process, and Civilization (review)

pp. 211-213

Chinese Maritime Activities and Socioeconomic Development, c. 2100 B.C.-1900 A.D. (review)

pp. 213-215

Manufacturing Confucianism: Chinese Traditions and Universal Civilization (review)

pp. 215-218

The Measure of Reality: Quantification and Western Society, 1250-1600 (review)

pp. 218-220

Did Marco Polo Go to China? (review)

pp. 220-223

Commodity and Exchange in the Mongol Empire: A Cultural History of Islamic Textiles, and: An Economic History of the Silk Industry, 1830-1930 (review)

pp. 223-227

Global History and Migrations (review)

pp. 227-230

Studies in the Economic History of the Pacific Rim (review)

pp. 230-232

Colonialism: A Theoretical Overview (review)

pp. 232-234

The Invention of the White Race. Vol. 2, The Origin of Racial Oppression in Anglo-America (review)

pp. 234-237

Imperialism and Colonialism: Essays on the History of European Expansion, and: Colonial Encounters in the Age of High Imperialism (review)

pp. 237-240

Borders of Chinese Civilization: Geography and History at Empire's End (review)

pp. 240-243

Champions of Charity: War and the Rise of the Red Cross (review)

pp. 243-246

The Potlatch Papers: A Colonial Case History (review)

pp. 246-250

In Oceania: Visions, Artifacts, Histories (review)

pp. 250-253

The Covenant Makers: Islander Missionaries in the Pacific (review)

pp. 253-256

A Dictionary of Twentieth-Century World History (review)

pp. 256-260

Salt of the Earth: The Political Origins of Peasant Protest and Communist Revolution in China (review)

pp. 260-263

Emperor Hirohito and Showa Japan: A Political Biography (review)

pp. 263-265

Fascism: A History (review)

pp. 266-269

Stalinism and Nazism: Dictatorships in Comparison (review)

pp. 269-271

The Comfort Women: Colonialism, War, and Sex (review)

pp. 271-276

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