The Economic History Review


Volume 33 Issue 2
Pages: 276-307
Published online: February 11, 2008DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0289.1980.tb01828.x

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Book reviewed in this article GREAT BRITAIN The Victoria History of the Counties of England: A History of the County of Somerset, Vol. IV, ed. by R. W. Dunning. Robert Ashton. The English Civil War: Conservatism and Revolution, 1603-49. Alastair J. Durie. The Scottish Linen Industry in the Eighteenth Century. J. J. Tobias. Crime and Police in England, ijoo-igoo. Ralph Davis. The Industrial Revolution and British Overseas Trade. T. W. Beastall. The Agricultural Revolution in Lincolnshire. Patricia James. Population Malthus. His Life and Times. Olive Emsley. British Society and the French Wars, 1793-1815. Royden Harrison Derek Fraser. Power and Authority in the Victorian City. J. S. HURT. Elementary Schooling and the Working Classes, i86a-igi8. IAN LLOYD. Rolls-Royce: The Growth of a Firm ROY CHURCH. Herbert Austin: The British Motor Car Industry to 1941. Leslie Hannah. The Rise of the Corporate Economy. GENERAL Nederlandsch Economisch-Historisch Arghief. Economisch- en Sociaal-Historisch Jaarboek, Vol. XLI, 1978. Thomas N. Bisson. Conservation of Coinage. Monetary Exploitation and its Restraint in France, Catalonia, and Aragon, c. 1000-1225 AD. H. Van der Wee and E. Van Cauwenberghe MICHAEL R. WEISSER. Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Europe. Hilary Beattie. Land and Lineage in China. A Study of T’ung-Ch’eng County, Anhwei, in the Ming and Ch’ing Dynasties. CATHARINA LIS AND HUGO SOLY. Poverty and Capitalism in Pre-Industrial Europe. Trans. from the Dutch by J. Coonan. ARTHUR ATTMAN. The Struggle for Baltic Markets: Powers in Conflict, 1558-1618. Vol. 14 in the Humaniora series of Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum et Litterarum Gothoburgensis. J. C. BROWN. A Socioeconomic History of Argentina, IJJ6-I86O. Francois Garon. An Economic History of Modern France. Translated from the French by Barbara Bray. Theda Skocpol. States and Social Revolutions. A Comparative Analysis of France, Russia, and China. Robert V. Kubigek. Economic Imperialism in Theory and Practice. The Case of South African Gold Mining Finance, 1886-1914. D. K. Fieldhouse. Unilever Overseas. The Anatomy of a Multinational Charles Perrings. Black Mineworkers in Central Africa. Industrial Strategies and the Evolution of an African Proletariat in the Copperbelt, ign-41. Ronan Fanning. The Irish Department of Finance, IQ22-58. Peter Fearon. The Origins and Nature of the Great Slump, 1929-32.