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Volume 14 • Number 1

February 2017

  Editor's Message

FORUM: New Biographies in World History

  Guest Editor, Andrea Felber Seligman
  Introduction: Moving Beyond the "Usual Suspects"
  by Laura J. Mitchell and Andrea Felber Seligman
  Illustrating Empire: A Soldier’s Life and Trans-imperial Encounters in the Eighteenth Century
  by Laura J. Mitchell
  Gendered Metaphors: Historicizing Female Professionals in Early Twentieth-Century Brazil
  by Cristina Mehrtens
  Big Empire, Little Stories: Biography, Microhistory, and Eurasian History
  by Mark A. Soderstrom
  New Biographies for Teaching African History
  by Andrea Felber Seligman


  Chersonesus Between Greece and Scythia
  by Stanley Burstein
  Digital Resources for Comparative Studies in World History
  by John Maunu

Book Reviews

  Vanessa Ogle, The Global Transformation of Time: 1870–1950
  by Jeffrey Auerbach
  John Cox, To Kill a People: Genocide in the Twentieth Century
  by Michael S. Bryant
  Sarah K. Croucher, Capitalism and Cloves: An Archaeology of Plantation Life on Nineteenth-century Zanzibar
  by Phillip Cantrell
  Yasmin Khan. India at War: The Subcontinent and the Second World War
  by Faisal Chaudhry
  Richard Foltz, Iran in World History
  by Terry D. Goddard
  Jurgen Kocka, Capitalism: A Short History
  by Christopher McKenna
  Carla J. Mulford, Benjamin Franklin and the Ends of Empire
  by Erica Niemi
  Hideaki Suzuki, Abolitions as a Global Experience
  by Evan C. Rothera
  Mark Philip Bradley, The World Reimagined: Americans and Human Rights in the Twentieth Century
  by Clif Stratton
  Ross E. Dunn, Laura J. Mitchell, and Kerry Ward, eds., The New World History: A Field Guide for Teachers and Researchers. Second Edition
  by Christoph Strobel
  Stewart Gordon, Shackles of Iron: Slavery beyond the Atlantic
  by Nicholas C. McLeod
  Books available for review


Laura J. Mitchell Laura J. Mitchell
Cristina Mehrtens Cristina Mehrtens
Andrea Felber Seligman Andrea Felber Seligman
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