Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 38, no. 1 January 1981

James Madison and the Coercion of Great Brtiian:
Canada, the West Indies , and the War of 1812

J.C.A. Stagg

Statistics and the State: Changing Social Thought
and the Emergence of a Quantitative Mentality in America, 1790 to 1820

Patricia Cline Cohen

Cultural Bias in the New England
Puritans’ Perception of Indians

William S. Simmons

Republican Liberty and National Security:
American Military Policy as an
Ideological Problem, 1783 to 1789

Lawrence Delbert Cress

Notes and Documents

Charles H. Lincoln, Carl Becker, and the
Origins of the Dual-Revolution Thesis

Robert Gough

New Light on the Commons Debate
of 1763 on the American Army

Peter D. G. Thomas

Reviews of Books

The Chesapeake in the Seventeenth Century: Essays on Anglo-American Society, eds. Tate and Ammerman. By John M. Murrin115

Royster, A Revolutionary People at War: The Continental Army and American Character, 1775–1783. By Richard Buel121

Rakove, The Beginnings of National Politics: An Interpretive History of the Continental
. By E. James Ferguson125

Stannard, Shrinking History: On Freud and the Failure of Psychohistory. By Robert J. Brugger130

An Ungovernable People: The English and Their Law in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth
, eds. Brewer and Styles. By Marcus Rediker132

Daniels, The Connecticut Town: Growth and Development, 1635–1790. By Dirk Hoerder134

Hughes, Surveyors and Statesmen: Land Measuring in Colonial Virginia. By John R. Stilgoe136

Grifin, Old Brick: Charles Chauncy of Boston, 1705–1787. By Philip F. Gura137

The Revolution Remembered: Eyewitness Accounts of the War for Independence, ed. Dann. By
Hugh F. Rankin140

Boyd, The Politics of Opposition: Antifederalists and the Acceptance of the Constitution. By
Lance Banning141

Rock, Artisans of the New Republic: The Tradesmen of New York City in the Age of Jefferson.
By William Bruce Wheeler143

McCaughey, From Loyalist to Founding Father: The Political Odyssey of William Samuel
. By Louis Leonard Tucker145