Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 39, no. 2 April 1982

Church Adherence in the
Eighteenth-Century British American Colonies

Patricia U. Bonomi and Peter R. Eisenstadt

What is Still American in the Political
Philosophy of Thomas Jefferson?

Joyce Appleby

Governor Francis Nicholson, Patron Par Excellence
of Religion and Learning in Colonial America

Bruce T. McCully

Republicanism and
Early American Historiography

Robert E. Shalhope

Reviews of Books

“Growth and Welfare in Early America,”an essay review. By Allan Kulikoff359

Allen, In English Ways: The Movement of Societies and the Transferal of English Local Law
and Custom to Massachusetts Bay in the Seventeenth Century
. By Philip Greven365

Wills, Explaining America: The Federalist. By J. R. Pole370

Buel, Dear Liberty: Connecticut’s Mobilization for the Revolutionary War. By Larry R. Gerlach375

Atwood, The Hessians: Mercenaries from Hessen-Kassel in the American Revolution. By William
B. Willcox377

Launitz-Schurer, Loyal Whigs and Revolutionaries: The Making of the Revolution in New York.
By Larry R. Gerlach378

Becker, Revolution, Reform, and the Politics of American Taxation, 1763-1783. By H. James Henderson381

Cohen, The Revolutionary Histories: Contemporary Narratives of the American Revolution. By Arthur H. Shaffer383

Osinga, Frankrijk, Vergennes en de Amerikaanse Onafhankelijkheid, 1776–1783. By James C.

Hood, Reformed America: The Middle and Southern States, 1783-1837. By Robert M.

Loveland, Southern Evangelicals and the Social Order, 1800-1860. By Robert M.

Jackson, Thomas Jefferson & the Stony Mountains: Exploring the West from Monticello. By
James P. Ronda390

Mathews, Religion in the Old South. By Robert M.

Stites, John Marshall: Defender of the Constitution. By Kent Newmyer392

Stinchcombe, The XYZ Affair. By Gregg L. Lint394

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