Seminar

April 3, 2008

At the USC

Eric Carlson (Gustavus Adolphus Colleg) Saturday, April 19, 10 am-12 pm, Huntington Library Overseers’ Room. Early Modern British History Seminar, EMSI

At UCLA

Kevin Terraciano, April 17, History Department Colloquium: Settler Colonialism in Comparative Perspective : “Secondary Settler Colonizers: Indian Allies of the Spaniards in the Conquest of Mexico”. Details.


Annoucement: Conference at UCLA on March 14th

March 7, 2008

The UCLA history department will receive Professor Mary Elizabeth Berry, UC Berkeley, for a conference on the Industrious Revolution that took place in 17th century Japan. Details.


Hello world!

September 30, 2007

Hi everyone, this blog is devoted to my passion: pre-modern economic history. That is the history of economic events, trends and actors that took place roughly after 1000 CE and before the Industrial Revolution. I’m starting this blog of course because it is my pleasure to do so; but also because when I was a post-graduate and I needed to finish an essay over night I had no ways to find trustful information that I could use quickly. Read the rest of this entry »