Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 42, no. 4 October 1985

Thomas Jefferson’s Early Notebooks
Douglas L. Wilson

The Crux of Politics:
Religion and Party in Pennsylvania, 1778–1789

O. S. Ireland

Maritime Maroons: Grand Marronage
from the Danish West Indies

N. A. T. Hall

Notes and Documents

“The Battle of Lexington”:
A Patriotic Ballad by Lemuel Haynes

Ruth Bogin

The Importation of African Slaves
to the Potomac River, 1732–1772

Donald M. Sweig

Reviews of Books

Wills, Cincinnatus: George Washington and the Enlightenment. By Lillian B. Miller527

Randall, A Little Revenge: Benjamin Franklin and His Son. By Paul H. Smith534

Virginia Slave-Trade Statistics, 1698-1775, ed. Minchinton, King, and Waite. By Donald M.

The History and Culture of Iroquois Diplomacy: An Interdisciplinary Guide to the Treaties of
the Six Nations and Their League
, ed. Jennning, Fenton, et al. By Donald H. Kent539

Carp, To Starve the Army at Pleasure: Continental Army Administration and American Political Culture, 1775–1783. By David L. Ammerman541

An Uncivil War: The Southern Backcountry during the American Revolution, ed. Hoffman,
, and Albert. By James P. Whittenburg542

Aldridge, Thomas Paine’s American Ideology. By W. Bernard Peach545

Steffen, The Mechanics of Baltimore: Worker and Politics in the Age of Revolution, 1763–1812.
By Whitman H. Ridgway546

Levy, Emergence of a Free Press. By James Morton Smith549

Hartog, Public Property and Private Power: The Corporation of the City of New York in
American Law, 1730–1870
. By Herbert A. Johnson551