Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 43, no. 3 July 1986

The Problem of Slave Community in the
Eighteenth-Century Chesapeake

Jean Butenhoff Lee
333

Arthur Mervyn and His Elders:
The Ambivalence of Youth in the Early Republic

Daniel A. Cohen
362

To Subdue America:
British Army Officers and the
Conduct of the Revolutionary War

Stephen Conway
381

Notes and Documents

The Imperial Webb:
The Thesis of Garrison Government in
Early America Considered

Richard R. Johnson
408

The Data and Theory of Restoration Empire
Stephen Saunders Webb
431

Officering the American Army, 1798
Robert Gough
460

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Reviews of Books

McCusker and Menard, The Economy of British America, 1607–1789. By Jack P. Greene474

Gillespie, Colonial Ulster: The Settlement of East Ulster, 1600–1641. By Karl S. Bottigheimer478

Robinson, The Plantation of Ulster: British Settlement in an Irish Landscape, 1600–1670. By
Karl S. Bottigheimer478

Trigger, Natives and Newcomers: Canada’s“Heroic Age” Reconsidered. By W. J. Eccles480

Sosin, English America and Imperial Inconstancy: The Rise of Provincial Autonomy, 1696–1715.
By Eugene R. Sheridan483

Seventeenth-Century New England: A Conference Held by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, June 18 and 19, 1982, ed. Hall and Allen. By Christine Leigh Heyrman487

Law in Colonial Massachusetts, 1630–1800: A Conference Held 6 and 7 November 1981 by The Colonial Society of Massachusetts. By Gerard W. Gawalt490

Music in Colonial Massachusetts, 1630–1820. Volume I: Music in Public Places. Vol. II: Music
in Homes and in Churches
. By George G. Carey492

Lemay, “New England's Annoyances”: American’s First Folk Song. By Robert D. Arner495

Foodways in the Northeast, ed. Benes and Benes. By Elizabeth J. Reitz496

Scott, French Subsistence at Fort Michilimackinac, 1715–1781: The Clergy and The Traders.
By Elizabeth J. Reitz496

Sheridan, Doctors and Slaves: A Medical and Demographic History of Slavery in the British
West Indies, 1680–1834
. By Todd L. Savitt499

Nelson, Anthony Wayne, Soldier of the Early Republic. By Reginald C. Stuart501

Yazawa, From Colonies to Commonwealth: Familial Ideology and the Beginnings of the
American Republic
. By Ross W. Beales, Jr.503

Panagopoulos, Essays on the History and Meaning of Checks and Balances. By William B.
Gwyn505

The Whiskey Rebellion: Past and Present Perspectives, ed. Boyd. By Barbara Karsky507

Dolmetsch, The German Press of the Shenandoah Valley. By James Tanis510

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