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Reviews in the JWH, Dec 2017

Journal of World History 28/3-4 (2017):

Heather R. Peterson reviews Nancy van Deusen, Global Indios: The Indigenous Struggle for Justice in Sixteenth-Century Spain (Duke, 2015).

Susan Kellogg reviews Amber BrianAlva Ixtlilxochitl’s Native Archive and the Circulation of Knowledge in Colonial Mexico (Vanderbilt, 2016) and Karoline P. Cook, Forbidden Passages: Muslims and Moriscos in Colonial Spanish America (Penn, 2016).

Vincent Evener reviews Carlos M.N. Eire, Reformations: The Early Modern World, 1450-1650 (Yale, 2016).

Pernille Røge reviews Anthony Pagden, The Burdens of Empire: 1539 to the Present (Cambridge, 2015).


Coates Reviews Laband in the JMiH, July 2017

Journal of Military History 81/3 (2017):

Timothy J. Coates reviews John Laband, Bringers of War: The Portuguese in Africa during the Age of Gunpowder and Sail, from the Fifteenth to the Eighteenth Centuries (Frontline Books, 2013).

Tagliacozzo Review Article in JWH, Dec 2016

Journal of World History 27/4 (2016):

Eric Tagliacozzo, “Travel, Transport and Trade in Asian HIistory: New Directions in the Field,” reviews By Steppe, Desert, and Ocean: The Birth of Eurasia by Barry Cunliffe, and: Hinterlands and Commodities: Place, Space, Time and the Political Economic Development of Asia over the Long Eighteenth Century ed. by Tsukaya Mizushima, George Souza, and Dennis Flynn, and: Merchant Communities in Asia, 1600–1800 ed. by Lin Yu-Ju and Madeline Zelin, and: The Age of Trade: The Manila Galleons and the Dawn of the Global Economy by Arturo Giraldez, and: Spain, China and Japan in Manila, 1571–1644: Local Comparisons and Global Connections by Birgit Tremml-Werner, and: The Pearl Frontier: Indonesian Labor and Indigenous Encounters in Australia’s Northern Trading Network by Julia Martinez and Adrian Vickers, and: The Indian Ocean: A World History by Edward Alpers.

Konstantinova Reviews Martínez in the JMiH April 2017

Journal of Military History 81/2 (2017):

Iana Constantinova reviews Miguel Martínez, Front Lines: Soldiers’ Writing in the Early Modern Hispanic World (Penn, 2016).

Reviews in the AHR, October 2017

The American Historical Review 122/4 (2017):

Arturo Giraldez reviews Guillermo Pérez Sarrión, The Emergence of a National Market in Spain, 1650-1800: Trade Networks, Foreign Powers, and the State (Bloomsbury Academic, 2016).

Patrick Speelman reviews Rafael Torres Sánchez, Military Entrepreneurs and the Spanish Contractor State in the Eighteenth Century (Oxford, 2016).

Kendall W. Brown reviews Christopher Storrs, The Spanish Resurgence, 1713-1748 (Yale, 2016).

Articles & Review in the JEMH 2017 #6

Journal of Early Modern History 22/6 (2017):

Martin Jacobs, “Sephardic Migration and Cultural Transfer: The Ottoman and Spanish Expansion through a Cinquecento Jewish Lens.”

José Pedro Paiva, “The Inquisition Tribunal in Goa: Why and for What Purpose?”

Matteo Binasco reviews Thomas O’Connor, Irish Voices from the Spanish Inquisition. Migrants, Converts and Brokers in Early Modern Iberia (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).

Reviews in the AHR, June 2017

The American Historical Review 122/3 (2017);

Mercedes Camino reviews Allyson M. Poska, Gendered Crossings: Women and Migration in the Spanish Empire (University of New Mexico Press, 2016).

David Sowell reviews Matthew James Crawford, The Andean Wonder Drug: Chinchona Bark and Imperial Science in the Spanish Atlantic, 1630-1800 (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2016).

Sarah C. Chambers reviews Marcela Echeverri, Indian and Slave Royalists in the Age of Revolution: Reform, Revolution, and Royalism in the Northern Andes, 1780-1825 (Cambridge, 2016).

Reviews in the JMH, Dec 2017

The Journal of Modern History 89/4 (2017):

Helen Cowie reviews Matthew James Crawford, The Andean Wonder Drug: Cinchona Bark and Imperial Science in the Spanish Atlantic, 1630-1800 (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2016).

Xabier Lamikiz reviews Guillermo Pérez Sarrión, The Emergence of a National Market in Spain, 1650-1800: Trade Networks, Foreign Powers, and the State, trans. Daniel Duffield (Bloomsbury, 2016).

Reviews in the AHR, April 2017

The American Historical Review 122/2 (2017):

John Garrigus reviews David Wheat, Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640 (UNC, 2016).

Alcira Dueñas reviews Jane E. Mangan, Transatlantic Obligations: Creating the Bonds of Family in Conquest-Era Peru and Spain (Oxford, 2016).

Bodian, “Geography of Conscience,” + Reviews in JMH, June 2017

The Journal of Modern History 89/2 (2017).

Miriam Bodian, “The Geography of Conscience: A Seventeenth-Century Atlantic Jew and the Inquisition.”

Marc R. Forster reviews Nicholas Terpstra, Religious Refugees in the Early Modern World: An Alternative History of the Reformation (Cambridge, 2015).

Sophus A. Reinert reviews Jesús Astigarraga, ed., The Spanish Enlightenment Revisited (Oxford, 2015).