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Volume 23, Number 2, June 2012

Table of Contents


Chordophone Culture in Two Early Modern Societies: A Pipa-Vihuela Duet

pp. 237-278 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0034

Women Warriors and National Heroes: Agustina de Aragón and Her Indian Sisters

pp. 279-313 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0039

A Crisis of Images: The French, Jihad, and the Plague in Upper Egypt, 1798-1801

pp. 315-343 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0044

Orientalists in Love: Intimacy, Empire, and Cross-Cultural Knowledge

pp. 345-373 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0049

Consumer Culture, Market Empire, and the Global South

pp. 375-398 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0054

Review Article

Reorienting the Discovery Machine: Perspectives from China and Islamdom on Toby Huff's Intellectual Curiosity and the Scientific Revolution: A Global Perspective

pp. 401-412 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0058

Book Reviews

The Environment and World History (review)

pp. 413-416 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0063

The Rule of Empires: Those Who Built Them, Those Who Endured Them, and Why They Always Fall (review)

pp. 416-419 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0037

Egypt: A Short History (review)

pp. 419-421 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0042

The Long Divergence: How Islamic Law Held Back the Middle East (review)

pp. 422-426 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0047

Golden-Silk Smoke: A History of Tobacco in China, 1550-2010 (review)

pp. 426-428 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0052

Polemical Pain: Slavery, Cruelty, and the Rise of Humanitarianism (review)

pp. 429-431 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0056

From Africa to Brazil: Culture, Identity, and an Atlantic Slave Trade, 1600-1830 (review)

pp. 431-434 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0061

The Rise and Fall of a Palestinian Dynasty: The Husaynis, 1700-1948 (review)

pp. 435-438 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0035

So Great a Proffit: How the East Indies Trade Transformed Anglo-American Capitalism (review)

pp. 438-440 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0040

Russian America: An Overseas Colony of a Continental Empire, 1804-1867 (review)

pp. 440-442 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0045

Sweatshops at Sea: Merchant Seamen in the World's First Globalized Industry, from 1812 to the Present (review)

pp. 443-445 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0050

Imperial Heights: Dalat and the Making and Undoing of French Indochina (review)

pp. 445-447 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0055

Africa as a Living Laboratory: Empire, Development, and the Problem of Scientific Knowledge, 1870-1950 (review)

pp. 447-451 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0059

Race, Nation, and West Indian Immigration to Honduras, 1890-1940 (review)

pp. 451-454 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0032

Essays on Twentieth-Century History (review)

pp. 454-456 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0060

A Question of Genocide: Armenians and Turks at the End of the Ottoman Empire (review)

pp. 456-459 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0033

Civilians in a World at War, 1914-1918 (review)

pp. 459-461 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0038

Strangers on the Western Front: Chinese Workers in the Great War (review)

pp. 462-465 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0043

The Spanish Republic and Civil War (review)

pp. 465-468 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0048

The Battle for China: Essays on the Military History of the Sino-Japanese War of 1937-1945 (review)

pp. 469-472 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0053

Fezzes in the River: Identity Politics and European Diplomacy in the Middle East on the Eve of World War II (review)

pp. 472-474 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0057

Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China (review)

pp. 475-478 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0062

Over There: Living with the U.S. Military Empire from World War Two to the Present (review)

pp. 478-481 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0036

The Columbia History of the Vietnam War (review)

pp. 482-484 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0041

The Other Cold War (review)

pp. 484-487 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0046

The Failure of Italian Nationhood: The Geopolitics of a Troubled Identity (review)

pp. 488-490 | DOI: 10.1353/jwh.2012.0051

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