The Economic History Review


Volume 11 Issue 3
Pages: 515-562
Published online: February 11, 2008DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0289.1959.tb01657.x

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Book reviewed in this article GREAT BRITAIN R. H. Tawney Business and Politics under James I Christopher Hill. Economic Problems of the Church from Archbishop Whitgift to the Long Parliament. L. Margaret Midgley (Ed.). A History of the County of Stafford. R. A. McKinley (Ed.). A History of the County of Leicester. John LE Patourel (Ed.). Documents Relating to the Manor and Borough of Leeds, 1066-1400. Acts of the Privy Council of England, July 1628 to April 1629. Margaret Walker (Ed.). Warwick County Records: Hearth Tax Returns, Vol. I. Hemlingford Hundred: Tamworth and Atherstone Divisions. D. C. Coleman. The British Paper Industry 1495-1860. William Woodruff. The Rise of the British Rubber Industry During the Nineteenth Century. John Clive. Scotch Reviewers: The Edinburgh Review, 1802-1815. A. R. Schoyen. The Chartist Challenge. A Portrait of George Julian Harney. Walter E. Houghton. The Victorian Frame of Mind, 1830-1870. T. F. T. Plucknett. Early English Legal Literature. R. J. Mitchell and M. D. R. Leys. A History of London Life. Kathleen Major T. Woodrooffe. The Enterprise of England. W. B. Stephens. A Study of Industrial and Commercial Development, 1625-1688. H. Cecil Pawson. Robert Bakewell, Pioneer Livestock Breeder. G. Rattray Taylor. The Angel-Makers. WALTER HAGENBUCH. Social Economics. ITALY Roberto S. Lopez. La prima crisi della Banca di Genova Giuseppe La Mantia. Codice diplomatic dei Re Aragonesi di Sicilia. Vol. II, edited by A. De Stefano and F. Giunta. Series I, vol. XXIV of’Documenti per servire alia Storia di Sicilia’. Renato Zanoheri Ugo Tucci UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Lev E. Dobriansky. Veblenism: A New Critique. Bernard Rosenberg. The Values of Veblen. Arthur Nussbaum. A History of the Dollar. Marvin Meyers. The Jacksonian Persuasion: Politics and Belief. Walter D. Wyman and Clifton B. Kroeber Fred A. Shannon. American Farmers’Movements. E. S. Lee and Others. Population Redistribution and Economic Growth: United States, 1870-1950. Vol. I. Methodological Considerations and Reference Tables. Milton Handler. Antitrust in Perspective: The Complementary Roles of Rule and Discretion. Kenneth O. Bjork. West of the Great Divide: Norwegian Migration to the Pacific Coast, 1847-1893. John H. Krenkel. Illinois Internal Improvement 1818-1848. Milton Derber and Edwin Young. Labor and the New Deal. Robert David Enterbero. The Changing Competitive Position of Department Stores in the United States by Merchandise Lines. Raymond G. Miller. Killowatts at Work: A History of the Detroit Edison Company. David Loth. Swope of G.E.-The Story of Gerard Swope and General Electric in American Business. Kendall Birr. Pioneering in Industrial Research. The Story of the General Electric Research Laboratory. Martin Demino Lewis. Lumberman From Flint: The Michigan Career of Henry H. Crapo 1855-186/t). Alfred H. Conrad and John R. Meyer.’The Economics of Slavery in the Ante Bellum South’, Journal of Political Economy, LXVI University of North Carolina GENERAL Ludwig VON Mises. Theory and History. Karl R. Popper. The Poverty of Historicism. Torsten Garrdlund. The Life of Knut Wicksell. Translated from the Swedish by Nancy Adler. John T. Noonan, Jr. The Scholastic Analysis of Usury. Agronomisch-Historische Bijdragen. Vol. IV. George T. Matthews. The royal general farms in eighteenth-century France. Stanley J. Stein. Vassouras. A Brazilian Coffee County, 1850-1900. Stanley J. Stein. The Brazilian Cotton Manufacture: Textile Enterprise in an Underdeveloped Area, 1850-1950. Richard M. Morse. From Community to Metropolis: A Biography of Sao Paulo, Brazil. A. W. Currie. The Grand Trunk Railway of Canada. Vernon C. Fowke.The National Policy and the Wheat Economy. A. V. Raman Rao. The Economic Development of Andhra Pradesh, 1766-1957 Jerome B. Cohen. Japan’s Postwar Economy. Capital Formation and Economic Growth.