Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 46, no. 2 April 1989

Slaves in Piedmont Virginia, 1720–1790
Philip Morgan and Michael L. Nicholls

The Social Dimensions of
Congregational Life in Colonial New York City

Joyce D. Goodfriend

The Measure of Maturity:
The Pennsylvania Gazette, 1728–1765

Charles E. Clark and Charles Wetherell

Notes and Documents

Governors or Generals?:
A Note on Martial Law and the
Revolution of 1689 in English America

Ian Steele

“Measures So Glareingly unjust”: A Response to
Hamilton’s Funding Plan by William Manning

Ruth Bogin

New Light on Richard Allen:
The Early Years of Freedom

Gary B. Nash


Reflections on the Founding:
Constitutional Historiography in
Bicentennial Perspective

Peter S. Onuf

Reviews of Books

Upton, Holy Things and Profane: Anglican Parish Churches in Colonial Virginia. By Frederick
D. Nichols378

Ibid. By Joan R. Gunderson379

Holstun, A Rational Millennium: Puritan Utopias of Seventeenth-Century England and America. By Joy Gilsdorf382

Hall, The Last American Puritan: The Life of Increase Mather. By Francis J. Bremer384

Westerkamp, Triumph of the Laity: Scots-Irish Piety and the Great Awakening, 1625–1760.
By James H. Smylie386

Schwartz, “A Mixed Multitude”: The Struggle for Toleration in Colonial Pennsylvania.
By Marilyn J. Westerkamp388

Rediker, Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: Merchant Seamen, Pirates, and the Anglo–American Maritime World, 1700–1750. By Paul A. Gilje390

Cray, Paupers and Poor Relief in New York City and Its Rural Environs, 1700–1830. By
Billy G. Smith392

Sobel, The World they Made Together: Black and White Values in Eighteenth–Century Virginia.
By Winthrop D. Jordan394

Piersen, Black Yankees: The Development of an Afro–American Subculture in Eighteenth–Century New England. By Donald M. Jacobs396

Jennings, Empire of Fortune: Crowns, Colonies, and Tribes in the Seven Years War in America.
By Richard Middleton398

Thomas, The Townshend Duties Crisis: the Second Phase of the American Revolution, 1767–1773. By Richard R. Johnson399

The American Revolution: Its Character and Limits, ed. Greene. By Ronald Hoffman402

The Economy of Early America: The Revolutionary Period, 1763–1790, ed. Hoffman, McCusker, Menard, and Albert. By Gary M. Walton406

Rosswurm, Arms, Country, and Class: The Philadelphia Militia and “Lower Sort”during the American Revolution, 1775–1783. By Charles S. Olton409

Gerlach, Proud Patriot: Philip Schuyler and the War of Independence, 1775–1783. By Philander
D. Chase410

Edelberg, Jonathan Odell: Loyalist Poet of the American Revolution. By Daniel F. Havens412

Davidson, Revolution and the Word: The Rise of the Novel in America. By J. A. Leo Lemay415

McLaughlin, Jefferson and Monticello: The Biography of a Builder. By Jan Lewis417

The Papers of Benjamin Henry Latrobe, ed. Carter. Series IV: The Correspondence and Miscellaneous Papers. Vol. 1: 1784–1804. Vol. 2: 1805–1810, Vol: 3: 1811–1820, ed. Horne et al.
By Chandos Michael Brown419