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Between July 2013 and November 2017, I was Book Review Editor for the Journal of Historical Geography. In this role, I commissioned the following reviews and review essays.

Book review essays

Seeing from above: the aerial view in visual culture The view from above: the science of social space From above: war, violence and verticality

Dyce, Matt. “From above: geographies of the aerial view. Review of Seeing from above: the aerial view in visual culture, edited by Mark Dorrian and Frederic Pousin, The view from above: the science of social space, by Jeanne Haffner, and From above: war, violence and verticality, edited by Peter Adey, Mark Whitehead, and Alison J. Williams”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 136–38. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Apparitions of death and disease: the great hunger in Ireland The tombs of a departed race: illustrations of Ireland’s great hunger Limits of the visible: representing the great hunger Monuments and memorials of the great famine

Jenkins, William. “Scars on the land: imaging and imagining catastrophe. Review of Apparitions of death and disease: the great hunger in Ireland, by Christine Kinealy, The tombs of a departed race: illustrations of Ireland’s great hunger, by Niamh O’Sullivan, Limits of the visible: representing the great hunger, by Luke Gibbons, and Monuments and memorials of the great famine, by Catherine Marshall”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 99–101. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The kindred of the Kibbo Kift: intellectual barbarians

Matless, David. “Stifle a chuckle: the fields of Kibbo Kift. Review of The kindred of the Kibbo Kift: intellectual barbarians, by Annebella Pollen”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 103–05. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Iberian visions of the Pacific Ocean, 1507–1899 Navigating the Spanish Lake: the Pacific in the Iberian world, 1521–1898

Parker, Katherine. “Pacifics, imaginative and literal, in world history: the Spanish perspective. Review of Iberian visions of the Pacific Ocean, 1507–1899, by Rainer F. Buschmann and Navigating the Spanish Lake: the Pacific in the Iberian world, 1521–1898, edited by Rainer F. Buschmann, Edward R. Slack Jr., and James B. Tueller”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 68–69. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Book reviews

Visions of science: books and readers at the dawn of the Victorian age

Anderson, Katharine. “Review of Visions of science: books and readers at the dawn of the Victorian age, by James A. Secord”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 112–13. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Islamabad and the politics of international development in Pakistan

Anwar, Nausheen H. “Review of Islamabad and the politics of international development in Pakistan, by Markus Daechsel”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 113–14. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Protest and the politics of space and place, 1789–1848

Awcock, Hannah. “Review of Protest and the politics of space and place, 1789–1848, by Katrina Navickas”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 130–131. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Protest, politics and work in rural England, 1700–1850

Awcock, Hannah. “Review of Protest, politics and work in rural England, 1700–1850, by Carl J. Griffin”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 82–83. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Trafalgar Square and the narration of Britishness, 1900–2012

Awcock, Hannah. “Review of Trafalgar Square and the narration of Britishness, 1900–2012, by Shanti Sumartojo”. Journal of Historical Geography, 44 (2014): 154. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The art and history of globes

Baigent, Elizabeth. “Review of The art and history of globes, by Sylvia Sumira”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 76. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Navigational enterprises in Europe and its empires, 1730–1850

Baker, Alexi. “Review of Navigational enterprises in Europe and its empires, 1730–1850, edited by Richard Dunn and Rebekah Higgitt”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 115–16. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Westminster 1640–60: a royal city in a time of revolution

Baker, Philip. “Review of Westminster 1640–60: a royal city in a time of revolution, by J. F. Merritt”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 81–82. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Karl Haushofer und Japan: die rezeption seiner geopolitischen theorien in der Deutschen und Japanischen politik

Bassin, Mark. “Review of Karl Haushofer und Japan: die rezeption seiner geopolitischen theorien in der Deutschen und Japanischen politik, by Christian W. Spang”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 132–33. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The American idea of England, 1776–1840: transatlantic writing

Beals, M. H. “Review of The American idea of England, 1776–1840: transatlantic writing, by Jennifer Clark”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 121–22. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Global anti-vice activism, 1890–1950: fighting drinks, drugs, and 'immorality'

Beckingham, David. “Review of Global anti-vice activism, 1890–1950: fighting drinks, drugs, and ‘immorality’, edited by Jessica R. Pliley, Robert Kramm, and Harald Fischer-Tiné”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 122–23. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Drink in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries

Beckingham, David. “Review of Drink in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, edited by Susanne Schmid and Barbara Schmidt-Haberkamp”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 115–16. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

A story of six rivers: history, culture and ecology

Black, Brian C. “Review of A story of six rivers: history, culture and ecology, by Peter Coates”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 117–18. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Rural modernity, everyday life and visual culture

Bluemel, Kristin. “Review of Rural modernity, everyday life and visual culture, by Rosemary Shirley”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 112. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Undying curiosity: Carsten Niebuhr and the Royal Danish Expedition to Arabia (1761–1767)

Bond, Dean W. “Review of Undying curiosity: Carsten Niebuhr and the Royal Danish Expedition to Arabia (1761–1767), by Lawrence J. Baack ”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 113–14. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The medieval Nile: route, navigation, and landscape in Islamic Egypt

Borsch, Stuart. “Review of The medieval Nile: route, navigation, and landscape in Islamic Egypt, by John P. Cooper”. Journal of Historical Geography, 52 (2016): 125–26. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The architectures of childhood: children, modern architecture and reconstruction in postwar England

Bradbury, Natalie. “Review of The architectures of childhood: children, modern architecture and reconstruction in postwar England, by Roy Kozlovsky”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 110–11. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The encyclopaedia of liars and deceivers

Breen, Benjamin. “Review of The encyclopaedia of liars and deceivers, by Roelf Bolt”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 131. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Buildings of empire

Bremner, G. A. “Review of Buildings of empire, by Ashley Jackson”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 109–10. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Geographical knowledge and imperial culture in the early modern Ottoman Empire

Brentjes, Sonja. “Review of Geographical knowledge and imperial culture in the early modern Ottoman Empire, by Pinar Emiralioğlu”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 77–78. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Peasants and lords in the medieval English economy: essays in honour of Bruce M. S. Campbell

Brown, A. T. “Review of Peasants and lords in the medieval English economy: essays in honour of Bruce M. S. Campbell, edited by Maryanne Kowaleski, John Langdon, and Phillipp R. Schofield”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 117–18. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Stitching the world: embroidered maps and women’s geographical education

Brückner, Martin. “Review of Stitching the world: embroidered maps and women’s geographical education, by Judith A. Tyner”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 122–23. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

At the anvil: essays in honour of William J. Smyth

Butlin, Robin. “Review of At the anvil: essays in honour of William J. Smyth, edited by Patrick J. Duffy and William Nolan”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 127–28. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The Jacobean grand tour: early Stuart travellers in Europe

Carey, Daniel. “Review of The Jacobean grand tour: early Stuart travellers in Europe, by Edward Chaney and Timothy Wilks”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 140–41. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Writing Arctic disaster: authorship and exploration

Cavell, Janice. “Review of Writing Arctic disaster: authorship and exploration, by Adriana Craciun”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 108–09. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Geographies of the Romantic north: science, antiquarianism, and travel, 1790–1830

Cavell, Janice. “Review of Geographies of the Romantic north: science, antiquarianism, and travel, 1790–1830, by Angela Byrne”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 123–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Ancient geography: the discovery of the world in classical Greece and Rome

Ceccarelli, Paola. “Review of Ancient geography: the discovery of the world in classical Greece and Rome, by Duane W. Roller”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 138–39. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The battle of the fields: rural community and authority in Britain during the Second World War

Chiswell, Hannah M. “Review of The battle of the fields: rural community and authority in Britain during the Second World War, by Brian Short”. Journal of Historical Geography, 50 (2015): 126–27. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Des géographes hors-les-murs? Itinéraires dans un Monde en mouvement, 1900–1940

Clout, Hugh. “Review of Des géographes hors-les-murs? Itinéraires dans un Monde en mouvement, 1900–1940, edited by Pascal Clerc and Marie-Claire Robic”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 107–08. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Les forêts de la Grande Guerre: histoire, mémoire, patrimoine

Clout, Hugh. “Review of Les forêts de la Grande Guerre: histoire, mémoire, patrimoine, by Jean-Paul Amat”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 106. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Des bibliothèques populaires à la lecture publique

Clout, Hugh. “Review of Des bibliothèques populaires à la lecture publique, edited by Agnès Sandras”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 106–07. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Mirages de la carte. L’invention de l’Algérie coloniale, XIXe–XXe siècle

Clout, Hugh. “Review of Mirages de la carte. L’invention de l’Algérie coloniale, XIXe–XXe siècle, by Hélène Blais”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 96–97. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Pierre Denis: Français libre et citoyen du monde

Clout, Hugh. “Review of Pierre Denis: Français libre et citoyen du monde, by Philippe Oulmont”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 126–27. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Alfred Russel Wallace: letters from the Malay Archipelago

Cornish, Caroline. “Review of Alfred Russel Wallace: letters from the Malay Archipelago, edited by John van Whye and Kees Rookmaaker”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 115–16. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Expedition into empire: exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world

Cox, Natalie. “Review of Expedition into empire: exploratory journeys and the making of the modern world, edited by Martin Thomas”. Journal of Historical Geography, 50 (2015): 121–22. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Building a market: the rise of the home improvement industry, 1914–1960

Cox, Rosie. “Review of Building a market: the rise of the home improvement industry, 1914–1960, by Richard Harris”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 130–31. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

American geography and geographers: toward geographical science

Crampton, Jeremy W. “Review of American geography and geographers: toward geographical science, by Geoffrey J. Martin”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 101–02. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Dublin, 1930–1950: the emergence of the modern city

Dickson, David. “Review of Dublin, 1930–1950: the emergence of the modern city, by Joseph Brady”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 126–27. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

London clubland: a cultural history of gender and class in late-Victorian Britain

Ding, Yannan. “Review of London clubland: a cultural history of gender and class in late-Victorian Britain, by Amy Milne-Smith”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 113. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Photography and Tibet

Driver, Felix. “Review of Photography and Tibet, by Clare Harris”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 120–21. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Pamirian crossroads: Kirghiz and Wakhi of High Asia

Driver, Felix. “Review of Pamirian crossroads: Kirghiz and Wakhi of High Asia, by Hermann Kreutzmann”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 124–25. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Carson’s Silent spring: a reader’s guide

Dunlap, Thomas R. “Review of Carson’s Silent spring: a reader’s guide, by Joni Seager”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 79. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Lords and towns in medieval Europe: the European historic towns atlas project

Dyer, Christopher. “Review of Lords and towns in medieval Europe: the European historic towns atlas project, edited by Anngret Simms and Howard B. Clarke”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 108. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Maps: their untold stories

Eades, Gwilym. “Review of Maps: their untold stories, by Rose Mitchell and Andrew Janes”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 108–09. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The surveillance imperative: geosciences during the Cold War and beyond

Farish, Matthew. “Review of The surveillance imperative: geosciences during the Cold War and beyond, edited by Simone Turchetti and Peder Roberts”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 129–30. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

New perspectives on Malthus

Farrell, Molly. “Review of New perspectives on Malthus, edited by Robert J. Mayhew”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 105–07. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Another darkness, another dawn: a history of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers

Featherstone, Dave. “Review of Another darkness, another dawn: a history of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers, by Becky Taylor”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 135. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

La géographie, émergence d’un champ scientifique. France, Prusse et Grande Bretagne (1780–1860)

Ferretti, Federico. “Review of La géographie, émergence d’un champ scientifique. France, Prusse et Grande Bretagne (1780–1860), by Laura Péaud”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 115–16. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Kropotkin: reviewing the classical anarchist tradition

Ferretti, Federico. “Review of Kropotkin: reviewing the classical anarchist tradition, by Ruth Kinna”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 144–45. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Empire de/centered: new spatial histories of Russia and the Soviet Union

Filimonova, Tatiana. “Review of Empire de/centered: new spatial histories of Russia and the Soviet Union, edited by Sanna Turoma and Maxim Waldstein”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 79. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The author’s hand and the printer’s mind

Finkelstein, David. “Review of The author’s hand and the printer’s mind, by Roger Chartier”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 111–12. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The natural history of Selborne

Finnegan, Diarmid A. “Review of The natural history of Selborne, edited by Anne Secord”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 116–17. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Historical geographies of prisons: unlocking the usable carceral past

Follis, Luca . “Review of Historical geographies of prisons: unlocking the usable carceral past, edited by Karen M. Morin and Dominique Moran”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 128–29. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The republic of nature: an environmental history of the United States

Garone, Philip. “Review of The republic of nature: an environmental history of the United States, by Mark Fiege”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 120–21. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Iron, ornament and architecture in Victorian Britain: myth and modernity, excess and enchantment

Gilbert, David. “Review of Iron, ornament and architecture in Victorian Britain: myth and modernity, excess and enchantment, by Paul Dobraszczyk”. Journal of Historical Geography, 50 (2015): 125–26. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Partitioned lives: the Irish borderlands

Hagen, Joshua. “Review of Partitioned lives: the Irish borderlands, by Catherine Nash, Bryonie Reid, and Brian Graham”. Journal of Historical Geography, 44 (2014): 156–57. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The camera as historian: amateur photographers and historical imagination, 1885–1918

Haines, Elizabeth. “Review of The camera as historian: amateur photographers and historical imagination, 1885–1918, by Elizabeth Edwards”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 83–84. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Slavery and the British country house

Hall, Catherine. “Review of Slavery and the British country house, edited by Madge Dresser and Andrew Hann”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 137–38. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Metropolitan preoccupations: the spatial politics of squatting in Berlin

Halvorsen, Sam. “Review of Metropolitan preoccupations: the spatial politics of squatting in Berlin, by Alexander Vasudevan”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 114–15. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Surveying the American tropics: a literary geography from New York to Rio

Handley, George. “Review of Surveying the American tropics: a literary geography from New York to Rio, edited by Maria Cristina Fumagalli, Peter Hulme, Owen Robinson, and Lesley Wylie”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 108. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Swinging city: a cultural geography of London, 1950–1974

Hawkins, Harriet. “Review of Swinging city: a cultural geography of London, 1950–1974, by Simon Rycroft”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 113–15. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Routes and realms: the power of place in the early Islamic world

Heck, Paul L. “Review of Routes and realms: the power of place in the early Islamic world, by Zayde Antrim”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 122–23. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Cosmopolitan Europe: a Strasbourg self-portrait

Heffernan, Michael. “Review of Cosmopolitan Europe: a Strasbourg self-portrait, by Zayde Antrim”. Journal of Historical Geography, 52 (2016): 129–30. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The Oxford map companion: one hundred sources in world history

Hiatt, Alfred. “Review of The Oxford map companion: one hundred sources in world history, by Patricia Seed”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 108. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The age of scientific naturalism: Tyndall and his contemporaries

Higgitt, Rebekah. “Review of The age of scientific naturalism: Tyndall and his contemporaries, edited by Bernard Lightman and Michael S. Reidy”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 102. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

On the road: the history and archaeology of medieval communication networks in East-Central Europe

Hindle, Paul. “Review of On the road: the history and archaeology of medieval communication networks in East-Central Europe, by Magdolna Szilágyi”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 104. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Wild animal skins in Victorian Britain: zoos, collections, portraits, and maps

Howell, Philip. “Review of Wild animal skins in Victorian Britain: zoos, collections, portraits, and maps, by Ann C. Colley”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 123–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Modern futures

Hubbard, Phil. “Review of Modern futures, edited by Hannah Neate and Ruth Craggs”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 121–22. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Remaking London: decline and regeneration in urban culture

Hubbard, Phil. “Review of Remaking London: decline and regeneration in urban culture, by Ben Campkin”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 98–99. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The origins and development of geography at the University of Leeds, c.1874–2015

Johnston, Ron. “Review of The origins and development of geography at the University of Leeds, c.1874–2015, by Robin Butlin”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 102–03. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Geographers: biobibliographical studies, vol. 33

Johnston, Ron. “Review of Geographers: biobibliographical studies, vol. 33, edited by Hayden Lorimer and Charles W. J. Withers”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 98–99. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Residential institutions in Britain, 1725–1970

Jones, Elin. “Review of Residential institutions in Britain, 1725–1970, edited by Jane Hamlett, Lesley Hoskins, and Rebecca Preston”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 108–09. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The uses of space in early modern history

Kaplan, Benjamin J. “Review of The uses of space in early modern history, edited by Paul Stock”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 119–20. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

History and GIS: epistemologies, considerations and reflections

Kelly, Mary. “Review of History and GIS: epistemologies, considerations and reflections, edited by Alexander von Lünen and Charles Travis”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 75–76. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Ephemeral city: cheap print and urban culture in Renaissance Venice

Kittler, Juraj. “Review of Ephemeral city: cheap print and urban culture in Renaissance Venice, by Rosa Salzberg”. Journal of Historical Geography, 50 (2015): 123–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Sites, bodies and stories: imagining Indonesian history

Knörr, Jacqueline. “Review of Sites, bodies and stories: imagining Indonesian history, edited by Susan Legêne, Bambang Purwanto, and Henk Schulte Nordholt”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 126–27. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Early modern Dutch prints of Africa

Koivunen, Leila. “Review of Early modern Dutch prints of Africa, by Elizabeth A. Sutton”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 134–35. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Spuren der Begegnung: Europäische Reiseberichte über Afrika 1760–1860

Kuba, Richard. “Review of Spuren der Begegnung: Europäische Reiseberichte über Afrika 1760–1860, by Anke Fischer-Kattner”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 121–22. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

British urban trees: a social and cultural history, c. 1800–1914

Lawrence, Henry W. “Review of British urban trees: a social and cultural history, c. 1800–1914, by Paul A. Elliott”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 122–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The thinking space: the café as a cultural institution in Paris, Italy and Vienna

Laurier, Eric. “Review of The thinking space: the café as a cultural institution in Paris, Italy and Vienna, edited by Leona Rittner, W. Scott Haine, and Jeffrey H. Jackson”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 128–29. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The history of East-Central European eugenics, 1900–1945: sources and commentaries

Lavery, Colm. “Review of The history of East-Central European eugenics, 1900–1945: sources and commentaries, edited by Marius Turda”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 112–13. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The prospect of global history

Lester, Alan. “Review of The prospect of global history, edited by James Belich, John Darwin, Margret Frenz, and Chris Wickham”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 156–57. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The last man: a British genocide in Tasmania

Lester, Alan. “Review of The last man: a British genocide in Tasmania, by Tom Lawson”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 104–05. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Studies of skin color in the early Royal Society: Boyle, Cavendish, Swift

Livingstone, David N. “Review of Studies of skin color in the early Royal Society: Boyle, Cavendish, Swift, by Cristina Malcolmson”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 101. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Reinterpreting exploration: the West in the world

Livingstone, Justin D. “Review of Reinterpreting exploration: the West in the world, edited by Dane Kenney”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 116–17. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The Oxford handbook of modern African history

Livsey, Tim. “Review of The Oxford handbook of modern African history, edited by John Parker and Richard Reid”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 123–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The colonisation of time: ritual, routine and resistance in the British Empire

López Galviz, Carlos. “Review of The colonisation of time: ritual, routine and resistance in the British Empire, by Giordano Nanni”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 136–37. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The life of the city: space, humour, and the experience of truth in fin-de-siècle Montmartre

López Galviz, Carlos. “Review of The life of the city: space, humour, and the experience of truth in fin-de-siècle Montmartre, by Julian Brigstocke. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 107. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Vincenzo Scamozzi and the chorography of early modern architecture

Mangani, Giorgio. “Review of Vincenzo Scamozzi and the chorography of early modern architecture, by Ann Marie Borys”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 105–06. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Lines in the ice: exploring the roof of the world

Martin, Peter R. “Review of Lines in the ice: exploring the roof of the world, by Philip J. Hatfield”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 111. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Photography and exploration

Martins, Luciana. “Review of Photography and exploration, by James Ryan”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 84–85. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Counting bodies: population in colonial American writing

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of Counting bodies: population in colonial American writing, by Molly Farrell”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 123–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Merchants and explorers: Roger Barlow, Sebastian Cabot, and networks of Atlantic exchange, 1500–1560

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of Merchants and explorers: Roger Barlow, Sebastian Cabot, and networks of Atlantic exchange, 1500–1560, by Heather Dalton”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 113–14. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The smoke of London: energy and environment in the early modern city

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of The smoke of London: energy and environment in the early modern city, by William M. Cavert”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 153. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Renaissance ethnography and the invention of the human: new worlds, maps and monsters

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of Renaissance ethnography and the invention of the human: new worlds, maps and monsters, by Surekha Davies”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 139–40. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The poetics of scientific investigation in seventeenth-century England

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of The poetics of scientific investigation in seventeenth-century England, by Claire Preston”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 120. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Ancient wisdom in the age of the new science: histories of philosophy in England, c. 1640–1700

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of Ancient wisdom in the age of the new science: histories of philosophy in England, c. 1640–1700, by Dmitri Levitin”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 115–16. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Dionysius Periegetes: Description of the known world. With introduction, text, translation, and commentary

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of Dionysius Periegetes: Description of the known world. With introduction, text, translation, and commentary, by J. L. Lightfoot”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 105–06. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The geography of Strabo: an English translation, with introduction and notes

Mayhew, Robert J. “Review of The geography of Strabo: an English translation, with introduction and notes, by Duane W. Roller”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 105. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Curating biocultural collections: a handbook

McGhie, Henry. “Review of Curating biocultural collections: a handbook, edited by Jan Salick, Katie Konchar, and Mark Nesbitt”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 134–35. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Children, childhood and youth in the British world

Mills, Sarah. “Review of Children, childhood and youth in the British world, edited by Shirleene Robinson and Simon Sleight”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 154. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Inca sacred space: landscape, site and symbol in the Andes

Moore, Jerry D. “Review of Inca sacred space: landscape, site and symbol in the Andes, edited by Frank Meddens, Katie Willis, Colin McEwan, and Nicholas Branch”. Journal of Historical Geography, 49 (2015): 110–11. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Collaborative geographies: the politics, practicalities, and promise of working together

Munro, Ealasaid. “Review of Collaborative geographies: the politics, practicalities, and promise of working together, edited by Ruth Craggs, Hilary Geoghegan, and Innes M. Keighren”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 135–36. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Landscapes of protest in the Scottish Highlands after 1914: the later Highland Land Wars

Navickas, Katrina. “Review of Landscapes of protest in the Scottish Highlands after 1914: the later Highland Land Wars, by Iain J. M. Robertson”. Journal of Historical Geography, 44 (2014): 155–56. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The architecture of pleasure: British amusement parks 1900–1939

Neate, Hannah. “Review of The architecture of pleasure: British amusement parks 1900–1939, by Josephine Kane”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 127–28. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Americans against the city: anti-urbanism in the twentieth century

Nelson, Garrett Dash. “Review of Americans against the city: anti-urbanism in the twentieth century, by Steven Conn”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 120–21. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Empire, race and the politics of Anti-Caste

Norcup, Joanne. “Review of Empire, race and the politics of Anti-Caste, by Caroline Bressey”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 126–27. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Mapping medieval geographies: geographical encounters in the Latin West and beyond, 300–ndash;1600

O’Doherty, Marianne. “Review of Mapping medieval geographies: geographical encounters in the Latin West and beyond, 300–1600, edited by Keith D. Lilley”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 94–95. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Photo archives and the idea of nation

Osborne, Brian S. “Review of Photo archives and the idea of nation, edited by Costanza Caraffa and Tiziana Serena”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 129–30. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Spaces of global knowledge: exhibition, encounter and exchange in an age of empire

Parker, Katherine. “Review of Spaces of global knowledge: exhibition, encounter and exchange in an age of empire, edited by Diarmid A. Finnegan and Jonathan Jeffrey Wright”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 142–43. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Eighteenth-century thing theory in a global context: from consumerism to celebrity culture

Parker, Katherine. “Review of Eighteenth-century thing theory in a global context: from consumerism to celebrity culture, edited by Ileana Baird and Christina Ionescu”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 99–100. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Central Asia in international relations: the legacies of Halford Mackinder

Pelizza, Simone. “Review of Central Asia in international relations: the legacies of Halford Mackinder, edited by Nick Megoran and Sevara Sharapova”. Journal of Historical Geography, 45 (2014): 131–32. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Where land meets sea: coastal explorations of landscape, representation and spatial experience

Peters, Kimberley. “Review of Where land meets sea: coastal explorations of landscape, representation and spatial experience, by Anna Ryan. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 120. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The food industries of Europe in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

Pilcher, Jeffrey M. “Review of The food industries of Europe in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, edited by Derek J. Oddy and Alain Drouard”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 114–15. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The polar regions: an environmental history

Portella Sampaio, Daniela. “Review of The polar regions: an environmental history, by Adrian Howkins”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 104–05. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Photography and documentary film in the making of modern Brazil

Purbrick, Louise. “Review of Photography and documentary film in the making of modern Brazil, by Luciana Martins”. Journal of Historical Geography, 52 (2016): 114–15. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

lass and colonialism in Antarctic exploration, 1750–1920

Roberts, Peder. “Review of Class and colonialism in Antarctic exploration, 1750–1920, by Ben Maddison. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 117–18. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Endeavouring Banks: exploring sollections from the Endeavour voyage 1768–1771

Scobie, Ruth. “Review of Endeavouring Banks: exploring sollections from the Endeavour voyage 1768–1771, edited by Neil Chambers”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 114–15. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The materials of exchange between Britain and north east America, 1750–1900

Scott, Jennifer. “Review of The materials of exchange between Britain and north east America, 1750–1900, edited by David Maudlin and Robin Peel”. Journal of Historical Geography, 44 (2014): 159–60. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Land travel and communications in Tudor and Stuart England: achieving a joined-up realm

Sellers-García, Sylvia. “Review of Land travel and communications in Tudor and Stuart England: achieving a joined-up realm, by Mark Brayshay”. Journal of Historical Geography, 50 (2015): 119–20. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The making of a cultural landscape: the English Lake District as tourist destination, 1750–2010

Sharpley, Richard. “Review of The making of a cultural landscape: the English Lake District as tourist destination, 1750–2010, edited by John K. Walton and Jason Wood”. Journal of Historical Geography, 44 (2014): 154–55. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Russia in Britain, 1880–1940: from melodrama to modernism

Shaw, Denis J. B. “Review of Russia in Britain, 1880–1940: from melodrama to modernism, edited by Rebecca Beasley and Philip Ross Bullock”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 122–23. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The Routledge handbook of the history of the Middle East mandates

Sidaway, James D. “Review of The Routledge handbook of the history of the Middle East mandates, edited by Cyrus Schayegh and Andrew Arsan”. Journal of Historical Geography, 55 (2017): 123–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Empire by treaty: negotiating European expansion, 1600–1900

Simmonds, Alecia. “Review of Empire by treaty: negotiating European expansion, 1600–1900, edited by Saliha Belmessous”. Journal of Historical Geography, 54 (2016): 123–24. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

New histories of the Andaman Islands: landscape, place and identity in the Bay of Bengal, 1790–2012

Simpson, Thomas. “Review of New histories of the Andaman Islands: landscape, place and identity in the Bay of Bengal, 1790–2012, by Clare Anderson, Madhumita Mazumdar, and Vishvajit Pandyad”. Journal of Historical Geography, 57 (2017): 116–17. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Nature contained: environmental histories of Singapore

Skott, Christina. “Review of Nature contained: environmental histories of Singapore, edited by Timothy P. Barnard”. Journal of Historical Geography, 53 (2016): 133–34. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Historical agriculture and soil erosion in the upper Mississippi Valley hill country

Steinberg, Ted. “Review of Historical agriculture and soil erosion in the upper Mississippi Valley hill country, by Stanley W. Trimble”. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 106–07. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Science, geopolitics and culture in the Polar region: Norden beyond borders

Tennberg, Monica. “Review of Science, geopolitics and culture in the Polar region: Norden beyond borders, edited by Sverker Sörlin. Journal of Historical Geography, 47 (2015): 118–19. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Monarchy and modernity in Egypt: politics, Islam and neo-colonialism between the wars

Thornhill, Michael. “Review of Monarchy and modernity in Egypt: politics, Islam and neo-colonialism between the wars, by James Whidden”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 125–26. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The British in Egypt: community, crime and crises, 1882–1922

Thornhill, Michael. “Review of The British in Egypt: community, crime and crises, 1882–1922, by Lanver Mak”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 124–25. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Art and identity at the water’s edge

Vickery, Veronica. “Review of Art and identity at the water’s edge, edited by Tricia Cusack”. Journal of Historical Geography, 46 (2014): 119–20. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

A history of uncertainty: bovine tuberculosis in Britain, 1850 to the present

Waddington, Keir. “Review of A history of uncertainty: bovine tuberculosis in Britain, 1850 to the present, by Peter J. Atkins”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 121–22. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Rethinking ancient woodland: the archaeology and history of woods in Norfolk

Watkins, Charles. “Review of Rethinking ancient woodland: the archaeology and history of woods in Norfolk, by Gerry Barnes and Tom Williamson”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 150–51. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Modernist voyages: colonial women writers in London, 1890–1945

Whittall, Daniel. “Review of Modernist voyages: colonial women writers in London, 1890–1945, by Anna Snaith”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 79–80. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Agricultural enlightenment: knowledge, technology, and nature, 1750–1840

Withers, Charles W. J. “Review of Agricultural enlightenment: knowledge, technology, and nature, 1750–1840, by Peter M. Jones”. Journal of Historical Geography, 56 (2017): 151–52. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The Scottish town in the Age of the Enlightenment 1740–1820

Withers, Charles W. J. “Review of The Scottish town in the Age of the Enlightenment 1740–1820, by Bob Harris and Charles McKean”. Journal of Historical Geography, 51 (2016): 108–09. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

The origin and growth of geography as a discipline at South African universities

Wynn, Graeme. “Review of The origin and growth of geography as a discipline at South African universities, edited by Gustav Visser, Ronnie Donaldson, and Cecil Seethal”. Journal of Historical Geography, 58 (2017): 104–05. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

Key concepts in historical geography

Wynn, Graeme. “Review of Key concepts in historical geograph, by John Morrissey, David Nally, Ulf Strohmayer, and Yvonne Whelan”. Journal of Historical Geography, 48 (2015): 73–75. Full-text PDF hosted by Science Direct.

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