Table of Contents
AHA Presidential Address
Inequality: Historical and Disciplinary Approaches
History in the Dungeon: Atlantic Slavery and the Spirit of Capitalism in Cape Coast Castle, Ghana
History in the Dungeon
To Coddle and Caress These Great Capitalists: Eastern Money, Frontier Populism, and the Politics of Market-Making in the American West
To Coddle and Caress These Great Capitalists
The Quest for an "Indigenous Church": German Missionaries, Chinese Christians, and the Indigenization Debates of the 1920s
The Quest for an "Indigenous Church"
Albert Monshan Wu
Digital History Review Essay
Thematic Digital History Archives and Their Wicked Problems: China, America and the Pacific
Thematic Digital History Archives and Their Wicked Problems
Renaud Morieux. The Channel: England, France, and the Construction of a Maritime Border in the Eighteenth Century.
Matthew H. Sommer. Polyandry and Wife-Selling in Qing Dynasty China: Survival Strategies and Judicial Interventions.
Elena I. Campbell. The Muslim Question and Russian Imperial Governance. Agnès Nilüfer Kefeli. Becoming Muslim in Imperial Russia: Conversion, Apostasy, and Literacy. Mustafa Tuna. Imperial Russia's Muslims: Islam, Empire, and European Modernity, 1788–1914.
Antoinette Burton. The Trouble with Empire: Challenges to Modern British Imperialism.
Gregory P. Downs. After Appomattox: Military Occupation and the Ends of War.
David M. Edelstein
Mark R. Stoll. Inherit the Holy Mountain: Religion and the Rise of American Environmentalism.
David S. Bovée
Nikolaus Wachsmann. KL: A History of the Nazi Concentration Camps.
Nayoung Aimee Kwon. Intimate Empire: Collaboration and Colonial Modernity in Korea and Japan.
Reviews of Books
Ronald R. Kline. The Cybernetics Moment: Or Why We Call Our Age the Information Age.
James W. Cortada
Palmira Brummett. Mapping the Ottomans: Sovereignty, Territory, and Identity in the Early Modern Mediterranean.
Saliha Belmessous, editor. Empire by Treaty: Negotiating European Expansion, 1600–1900.
Josep M. Fradera
Jonathan Eacott. Selling Empire: India in the Making of Britain and America, 1600–1830.
Edward Dallam Melillo. Strangers on Familiar Soil: Rediscovering the Chile-California Connection.
John Ryan Fischer
Gerald Horne. Confronting Black Jacobins: The United States, the Haitian Revolution, and the Origins of the Dominican Republic.
James Alexander Dun
Simone M. Müller. Wiring the World: The Social and Cultural Creation of Global Telegraph Networks.
John Slight. The British Empire and the Hajj, 1865–1956.
Mark Hampton. Hong Kong and British Culture, 1945–97.
Tanisha C. Ford. Liberated Threads: Black Women, Style, and the Global Politics of Soul.
Lynn M. Thomas
Prasenjit Duara. The Crisis of Global Modernity: Asian Traditions and a Sustainable Future.
Ayesha Jalal. The Struggle for Pakistan: A Muslim Homeland and Global Politics. Aqil Shah. The Army and Democracy: Military Politics in Pakistan.
Nanxiu Qian. Politics, Poetics, and Gender in Late Qing China: Xue Shaohui and the Era of Reform.
Lisa Tran. Concubines in Court: Marriage and Monogamy in Twentieth-Century China.
Joan Judge. Republican Lens: Gender, Visuality, and Experience in the Early Chinese Periodical Press.
Toby Lincoln. Urbanizing China in War and Peace: The Case of Wuxi County.
Micah S. Muscolino. The Ecology of War in China: Henan Province, the Yellow River, and Beyond, 1938–1950.
David A. Bello
Nara Dillon. Radical Inequalities: China's Revolutionary Welfare State in Comparative Perspective.
Martina Deuchler. Under the Ancestors' Eyes: Kinship, Status, and Locality in Premodern Korea.
Evelyn S. Rawski
Federico Marcon. The Knowledge of Nature and the Nature of Knowledge in Early Modern Japan.
W. Puck Brecher
Canada and the United States
Gregory Evans Dowd. Groundless: Rumors, Legends, and Hoaxes on the Early American Frontier.
Margaret Ellen Newell. Brethren by Nature: New England Indians, Colonists, and the Origins of American Slavery.
Ann Marie Plane
Benjamin C. Ray. Satan and Salem: The Witch-Hunt Crisis of 1692.
James Van Horn Melton. Religion, Community, and Slavery on the Colonial Southern Frontier.
S. Scott Rohrer
Len Travers. Hodges' Scout: A Lost Patrol of the French and Indian War.
Timothy J. Shannon
Carla J. Mulford. Benjamin Franklin and the Ends of Empire.
Nathan R. Kozuskanich
Clement Fatovic. America's Founding and the Struggle over Economic Inequality.
Edward G. Gray
Nathan Perl-Rosenthal. Citizen Sailors: Becoming American in the Age of Revolution.
Matthew Taylor Raffety
Kunal M. Parker. Making Foreigners: Immigration and Citizenship Law in America, 1600–2000.
Nancy L. Green
Catherine L. Thompson. Patient Expectations: How Economics, Religion, and Malpractice Shaped Therapeutics in Early America.
Matthew Warner Osborn
Eberhard L. Faber. Building the Land of Dreams: New Orleans and the Transformation of Early America.
George Edward Milne
Manisha Sinha. The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition.
James J. Gigantino, II
Carl A. Zimring. Clean and White: A History of Environmental Racism in the United States.
Lucy Maddox. The Parker Sisters: A Border Kidnapping.
William B. Kurtz. Excommunicated from the Union: How the Civil War Created a Separate Catholic America.
Steven M. Avella
Dawn E. Duensing. Hawai'i's Scenic Roads: Paving the Way for Tourism in the Islands.
John M. Rhea. A Field of Their Own: Women and American Indian History, 1830–1941.
Katherine M. B. Osburn
David W. Grua. Surviving Wounded Knee: The Lakotas and the Politics of Memory.
Gary Clayton Anderson
Dominique Brégent-Heald. Borderland Films: American Cinema, Mexico, and Canada during the Progressive Era.
Sara Moslener. Virgin Nation: Sexual Purity and American Adolescence.
Alison Collis Greene. No Depression in Heaven: The Great Depression, the New Deal, and the Transformation of Religion in the Delta.
Kenneth J. Heineman
Jefferson Cowie. The Great Exception: The New Deal and the Limits of American Politics.
Wendy L. Wall
Anna Su. Exporting Freedom: Religious Liberty and American Power.
Sarah Ellen Graham. Culture and Propaganda: The Progressive Origins of American Public Diplomacy, 1936–1953.
Adam Laats. The Other School Reformers: Conservative Activism in American Education.
Emily E. Straus
Tula A. Connell. Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee.
Traci Brynne Voyles. Wastelanding: Legacies of Uranium Mining in Navajo Country.
Samuel R. Cook
James Robert Allison III. Sovereignty for Survival: American Energy Development and Indian Self-Determination.
Kathleen P. Chamberlain
Robert P. Marzec. Militarizing the Environment: Climate Change and the Security State.
Robin O'Sullivan. American Organic: A Cultural History of Farming, Gardening, Shopping, and Eating.
Adam D. Shprintzen
Benjamin Looker. A Nation of Neighborhoods: Imagining Cities, Communities, and Democracy in Postwar America.
Nancy H. Kwak. A World of Homeowners: American Power and the Politics of Housing Aid.
Sönke Kunkel. Empire of Pictures: Global Media and the 1960s Remaking of American Foreign Policy. John A. Thompson. A Sense of Power: The Roots of America's Global Role.
David C. Hendrickson
Larry Blomstedt. Truman, Congress, and Korea: The Politics of America's First Undeclared War.
Gregory M. Tomlin. Murrow's Cold War: Public Diplomacy for the Kennedy Administration.
Meredith Oyen. The Diplomacy of Migration: Transnational Lives and the Making of U.S.-Chinese Relations in the Cold War.
Jessica Elkind. Aid under Fire: Nation Building and the Vietnam War.
James M. Carter
Thomas M. Grace. Kent State: Death and Dissent in the Long Sixties.
Johannes Kadura. The War after the War: The Struggle for Credibility during America's Exit from Vietnam.
James R. Stocker. Spheres of Intervention: US Foreign Policy and the Collapse of Lebanon, 1967–1976.
Krister Swanson. Baseball's Power Shift: How the Players Union, the Fans, and the Media Changed American Sports Culture.
Roger I. Abrams
Sara Rzeszutek Haviland. James and Esther Cooper Jackson: Love and Courage in the Black Freedom Movement.
Maarten Zwiers. Senator James Eastland: Mississippi's Jim Crow Democrat.
Devery S. Anderson. Emmett Till: The Murder That Shocked the World and Propelled the Civil Rights Movement.
Sherie M. Randolph. Florynce "Flo" Kennedy: The Life of a Black Feminist Radical.
Ansley T. Erickson. Making the Unequal Metropolis: School Desegregation and Its Limits.
Kenneth Robert Janken. The Wilmington Ten: Violence, Injustice, and the Rise of Black Politics in the 1970s.
Hasan Kwame Jeffries
Dell Upton. What Can and Can't Be Said: Race, Uplift, and Monument Building in the Contemporary South.
Glenn T. Eskew
Seth Dowland. Family Values and the Rise of the Christian Right.
Steven P. Miller
Heather R. White. Reforming Sodom: Protestants and the Rise of Gay Rights.
Kristen Hogan. The Feminist Bookstore Movement: Lesbian Antiracism and Feminist Accountability.
Chloe E. Taft. From Steel to Slots: Casino Capitalism in the Postindustrial City.
David G. Schwartz
Caribbean and Latin America
Eric D. Duke. Building a Nation: Caribbean Federation in the Black Diaspora.
Patrick Iber. Neither Peace nor Freedom: The Cultural Cold War in Latin America.
William E. French. The Heart in the Glass Jar: Love Letters, Bodies, and the Law in Mexico.
José Antonio Aguilar Rivera
Gladys I. McCormick. The Logic of Compromise in Mexico: How the Countryside Was Key to the Emergence of Authoritarianism.
Martha Few. For All of Humanity: Mesoamerican and Colonial Medicine in Enlightenment Guatemala.
Paula De Vos
Nicholas A. Robins. Of Love and Loathing: Marital Life, Strife, and Intimacy in the Colonial Andes, 1750–1825.
Sarah C. Chambers. Families in War and Peace: Chile from Colony to Nation.
Guiomar Dueñas Vargas
Rafael Marquese, Tâmis Parron, and Márcia Berbel. Slavery and Politics: Brazil and Cuba, 1790–1850.
Durval Munizde Albuquerque Jr. The Invention of the Brazilian Northeast.
Europe: Ancient and Medieval
Benjamin Straumann. Crisis and Constitutionalism: Roman Political Thought from the Fall of the Republic to the Age of Revolution.
David Potter. Theodora: Actress, Empress, Saint.
M. T. G. Humphreys. Law, Power, and Imperial Ideology in the Iconoclast Era, c.680–850.
Jennifer R. Davis. Charlemagne's Practice of Empire.
D. L. d'Avray. Papacy, Monarchy and Marriage, 860–1600.
George Molyneaux. The Formation of the English Kingdom in the Tenth Century.
Steven Vanderputten. Imagining Religious Leadership in the Middle Ages: Richard of Saint-Vanne and the Politics of Reform.
Kathryn Hurlock and Paul Oldfield, editors. Crusading and Pilgrimage in the Norman World.
Thomas Foerster, editor. Godfrey of Viterbo and His Readers: Imperial Tradition and Universal History in Late Medieval Europe.
John B. Freed
David M. Perry. Sacred Plunder: Venice and the Aftermath of the Fourth Crusade.
Holger A. Klein
Renate Blumenfeld-Kosinski. The Strange Case of Ermine de Reims: A Medieval Woman between Demons and Saints.
Patrick Lantschner. The Logic of Political Conflict in Medieval Cities: Italy and the Southern Low Countries, 1370–1440.
Mary Carruthers. The Experience of Beauty in the Middle Ages.
C. Stephen Jaeger
Patrick Baker. Italian Renaissance Humanism in the Mirror. Brian Jeffrey Maxson. The Humanist World of Renaissance Florence.
Robert Frost. The Oxford History of Poland-Lithuania, Volume 1: The Making of the Polish-Lithuanian Union, 1385–1569.
Lawrence G. Duggan. Armsbearing and the Clergy in the History and Canon Law of Western Christianity.
Craig M. Nakashian
Europe: Early Modern and Modern
Patrick Pasture. Imagining European Unity since 1000 AD.
Elizabeth Yale. Sociable Knowledge: Natural History and the Nation in Early Modern Britain.
Aaron Graham. Corruption, Party, and Government in Britain, 1702–1713.
Michael Brown. The Irish Enlightenment.
Robert Zaretsky. Boswell's Enlightenment.
Kate Smith. Material Goods, Moving Hands: Perceiving Production in England, 1700–1830.
Caroline Shaw. Britannia's Embrace: Modern Humanitarianism and the Imperial Origins of Refugee Relief.
Dean Pavlakis. British Humanitarianism and the Congo Reform Movement, 1896–1913.
Matthew G. Stanard
Tom Crook. Governing Systems: Modernity and the Making of Public Health in England, 1830–1910.
Vicky Albritton and Fredrik Albritton Jonsson. Green Victorians: The Simple Life in John Ruskin's Lake District.
Gill G. Cockram
Ronan Fanning. Éamon de Valera: A Will to Power.
Michal Shapira. The War Inside: Psychoanalysis, Total War, and the Making of the Democratic Self in Postwar Britain.
Mary E. Daly. Sixties Ireland: Reshaping the Economy, State and Society, 1957–1973.
Thomas Hennessey. The First Northern Ireland Peace Process: Power-Sharing, Sunningdale and the IRA Ceasefires, 1972–76.
Jonathan Dewald. Status, Power, and Identity in Early Modern France: The Rohan Family, 1550–1715.
Anita Guerrini. The Courtiers' Anatomists: Animals and Humans in Louis XIV's Paris.
Kathryn A. Hoffmann
Patrice Gueniffey. Bonaparte: 1769–1802.
Robert D. Priest. The Gospel According to Renan: Reading, Writing, and Religion in Nineteenth-Century France.
Dana Simmons. Vital Minimum: Need, Science, and Politics in Modern France.
Barbara H. Stein and Stanley J. Stein. Crisis in an Atlantic Empire: Spain and New Spain, 1808–1810.
Xabier Irujo. Gernika, 1937: The Market Day Massacre.
Edin Hajdarpasic. Whose Bosnia? Nationalism and Political Imagination in the Balkans, 1840–1914.
John Deak. Forging a Multinational State: State Making in Imperial Austria from the Enlightenment to the First World War.
Mark Cornwall and John Paul Newman, editors. Sacrifice and Rebirth: The Legacy of the Last Habsburg War.
Andrew Wackerfuss. Stormtrooper Families: Homosexuality and Community in the Early Nazi Movement.
Laurie Marhoefer. Sex and the Weimar Republic: German Homosexual Emancipation and the Rise of the Nazis.
Glenn Dynner. Yankel's Tavern: Jews, Liquor, and Life in the Kingdom of Poland.
Rachel L. Greenblatt
Wendy Z. Goldman and Donald Filtzer, editors. Hunger and War: Food Provisioning in the Soviet Union during World War II.
Larry E. Holmes
Patryk Babiracki. Soviet Soft Power in Poland: Culture and the Making of Stalin's New Empire, 1943–1957.
Aleksei Tikhomirov. "Luchshii drug nemetskogo naroda": Kul't Stalina v Vostochnoi Germanii (1945–1961).
Edward Cohn. The High Title of a Communist: Postwar Party Discipline and the Values of the Soviet Regime.
Middle East and Northern Africa
David N. Yaghoubian. Ethnicity, Identity, and the Development of Nationalism in Iran.
Matthew S. Hopper. Slaves of One Master: Globalization and Slavery in Arabia in the Age of Empire.
Ehud R. Toledano
Nadav Samin. Of Sand or Soil: Genealogy and Tribal Belonging in Saudi Arabia.
Daisuke Igarashi. Land Tenure, Fiscal Policy, and Imperial Power in Medieval Syro-Egypt.
Bethany J. Walker
Jeffrey James Byrne. Mecca of Revolution: Algeria, Decolonization, and the Third World Order.
Ronald A. Messier and James A. Miller. The Last Civilized Place: Sijilmasa and Its Saharan Destiny.
Susan Gilson Miller
Henri Lauzière. The Making of Salafism: Islamic Reform in the Twentieth Century.
Robert M. Baum. West Africa's Women of God: Alinesitoué and the Diola Prophetic Tradition.
John H. Hanson
Walter C. Rucker. Gold Coast Diasporas: Identity, Culture, and Power.
Mariana P. Candido
Carina E. Ray. Crossing the Color Line: Race, Sex, and the Contested Politics of Colonialism in Ghana.
Edna G. Bay
Sana Aiyar. Indians in Kenya: The Politics of Diaspora.
Priya Lal. African Socialism in Postcolonial Tanzania: Between the Village and the World.
Gregory H. Maddox
Angela Thompsell. Hunting Africa: British Sport, African Knowledge and the Nature of Empire.
Joyce E. Chaplin and Darrin M. McMahon, editors.
Genealogies of Genius.
Arne Jarrick, Janken Myrdal, and Maria Wallenberg Bondesson, editors.
Methods in World History: A Critical Approach.
Paolo Pombeni, editor.
The Historiography of Transition: Critical Phases in the Development of Modernity (1494–1973).
John Abromeit, Bridget María Chesterton, Gary Marotta, and York Norman, editors.
Transformations of Populism in Europe and the Americas: History and Recent Tendencies.
Kristin Celello and Hanan Kholoussy, editors.
Domestic Tensions, National Anxieties: Global Perspectives on Marriage, Crisis, and Nation.
Joanne Miyang Cho, Lee M. Roberts, and Christian W. Spang, editors.
Transnational Encounters between Germany and Japan: Perceptions of Partnership in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries.
Alex Lubin and Marwan M. Kraidy, editors.
American Studies Encounters the Middle East.
Philip Misevich and Kristin Mann, editors.
The Rise and Demise of Slavery and the Slave Trade in the Atlantic World.
Ittai Weinryb, editor.
Ex Voto: Votive Giving across Cultures.
Ramnarayan S. Rawat and K. Satyanarayana, editors.
Ronit Ricci, editor.
Exile in Colonial Asia: Kings, Convicts, Commemoration.
Canada and the United States
A. J. Aiséirithe and Donald Yacovone, editors.
Wendell Phillips, Social Justice, and the Power of the Past.
Jennifer Brier, Jim Downs, and Jennifer L. Morgan, editors.
Connexions: Histories of Race and Sex in North America.
Thomas Peace and Kathryn Magee Labelle, editors.
From Huronia to Wendakes: Adversity, Migrations, and Resilience, 1650–1900.
Stephen Skowronek, Stephen M. Engel, and Bruce Ackerman, editors.
The Progressives' Century: Political Reform, Constitutional Government, and the Modern American State.
Europe: Ancient and Medieval
Werner Riess and Garrett G. Fagan, editors.
The Topography of Violence in the Greco-Roman World.
Antonio Sennis, editor.
Cathars in Question.
Europe: Early Modern and Modern
Hugo García, Mercedes Yusta, Xavier Tabet, and Cristina Clímaco, editors.
Rethinking Antifascism: History, Memory and Politics, 1922 to the Present.
Ariane Leendertz and Wencke Meteling, editors.
Die neue Wirklichkeit: Semantische Neuvermessungen und Politik seit den 1970er-Jahren.
Yvan Loskoutoff, editor.
Les médailles de Louis XIV et leur livre.
Lisa Pine, editor.
Life and Times in Nazi Germany.
Jonas Scherner and Eugene N. White, editors.
Paying for Hitler's War: The Consequences of Nazi Hegemony for Europe.
Silvana Seidel Menchi, editor.
Marriage in Europe, 1400–1800.
Nathan Stoltzfus and Birgit Maier-Katkin, editors.
Protest in Hitler's "National Community": Popular Unrest and the Nazi Response.
Barbara Törnquist-Plewa, editor.
Whose Memory? Which Future? Remembering Ethnic Cleansing and Lost Cultural Diversity in Eastern, Central and Southeastern Europe.
Documents and Bibliographies
Other Books Received
Digital Primary Sources
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