H-Business is the digital network for the Business History Conference, an international organization devoted to the study of business enterprise and organization and of all aspects of the interactions of business with society, government, and culture in a historical context.

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Author: 
James P. Kraft
Reviewer: 
Craig H. Roell

Roell on Kraft, 'Stage to Studio: Musicians and the Sound Revolution, 1890-1950. Studies in Industry and Society Series'


James P. Kraft. Stage to Studio: Musicians and the Sound Revolution, 1890-1950. Studies in Industry and Society Series. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996. 255 pp.p. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5089-9.

Reviewed by Craig H. Roell (Georgia Southern University)
Published on H-Business (May, 1997)

Author: 
Jonathan J. Bean
Reviewer: 
Colin Gordon

Gordon on Bean, 'Beyond the Broker State: Federal Policies toward Small Business, 1936-1961'


Jonathan J. Bean. Beyond the Broker State: Federal Policies toward Small Business, 1936-1961. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xiv + 281 pp. $32.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5425-9; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-2296-8.

Reviewed by Colin Gordon (University of Iowa)
Published on H-Business (January, 1997)

Author: 
Rosalind Remer
Reviewer: 
Richard R. John

John on Remer, 'Printers and Men of Capital: Philadelphia Book Publishers in the New Republic'


Rosalind Remer. Printers and Men of Capital: Philadelphia Book Publishers in the New Republic. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1996. xiii + 210 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-3337-7.

Reviewed by Richard R. John (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Published on H-Business (October, 1996)

Author: 
Geoffrey Jones
Reviewer: 
Graham D. Taylor

Taylor on Jones, 'The Evolution of International Business: An Introduction'


Geoffrey Jones. The Evolution of International Business: An Introduction. London and New York: Routledge, 1996. xii + 360 pp. $93.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-10775-4.

Reviewed by Graham D. Taylor (Professor of History/Dean of Arts and Social Sciences, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia)
Published on H-Business (July, 1996)

Author: 
John K. Brown
Reviewer: 
Albert Churella

Churella on Brown, 'The Baldwin Locomotive Works, 1831-1915'


John K. Brown. The Baldwin Locomotive Works, 1831-1915. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. xxxii + 328 pp. $35.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5047-9.

Reviewed by Albert Churella (Department of History, The Ohio State University)
Published on H-Business (April, 1996)

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