The Journal of Economic History

Reviews of Books

The Emergence of the Welfare State in Britain and Germany. Edited by W. J. Mommsen in collaboration with Wolfgang Mock. London: Croom Helm Ltd., 1981. Distributed by Biblio Center, Totowa, New Jersey. Pp. 443. $31.00.

From Pauperism to Poverty. By Karel Williams. Boston: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1981. Pp. 383. $60.00 cloth.

Karl de Schweinitza1

a1 Northwestern University