Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 40, no. 3 July 1983

The Fur Trade and
Eighteenth–Century Imperialism

W. J. Eccles

The Virginia Merchants of London: A Study in
Eighteenth–Century Interest–Group Politics

Alison G. Olson

Political Economy, Public Liberty, and the
Formation of the Constitution

E. James Ferguson

Notes and Documents

American Archaeology as Native History:
A Review Essay

Bruce G. Trigger

Reviews of Books

Middlekauff, The Glorious Cause: The American Revolution, 1763-1789. By Don

Gilman, Where Two Worlds Meet: The Great Lakes Fur Trade. By W. R. Swagerty458

Indians, Animals, and the Fur Trade: A Critique of Keepers of the Game, ed. Krech. By
Arthur J. Ray461

Early Maryland in a Wider World, ed. Quinn. By David W. Jordan463

Demos, Entertaining Satan: Witchcraft and the Culture of Early New England. By Chadwick

Watters, “With Bodilie Eyes”: Eschatological Themes in Puritan Literature and Gravestone Art. By J. F. Maclear469

Ulrich, Good Wives: Image and Reality in the Lives of Women in Northern New England, 1650–1750. By Lyle Koehler471

Bolton, Southern Anglicanism: The Church of England in Colonial South Carolina. By William Howland Kenney III473

Vinovskis, Fertility in Massachusetts from the Revolution to the Civil War. By Don R. Leet475

Tucker and Hendrickson, The Fall of the First British Empire: Origins of the War of American Independence. By B. D. Bargar477

Schulte Nordholt, The Dutch Republic and American Independence, trans. Rowen. By Jeremy Popkin479

Fliegelman, Prodigals and Pilgrims: The American Revolution against Patriarchal Authority, 1750–1800. By Edwin G. Burrows481

Jones, License for Empire: Colonialism by Treaty in Early America. By Yasuhide Kawashima483

Dinkin, Voting in Revolutinary America: A Study of Elections in the Original Thirteen States, 1776–1789. By Robert A. Becker486

Horsman, Race and Manifest Destiny: The Origins of American Racial Anglo–Saxonism. By
Richard Slotkin487

Richardson, Hindle, and Miller, Charles Willson Peale and His World. By Irma B. Jaffe490

Herbst, From Crisis to Crisis: American College Government, 1636–1819. By John F. Roche492

Books Received