Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 47, no. 4 October 1990

New England Mosaic:
A Demographic Analysis for the Seventeenth Century

Richard Archer

A “riotous and unruly lot”:
Irish Indentured Servants and Freemen
in the English West Indies, 1644–1713

Hilary McD. Beckles

The End of the Iroquois Mystique:
The Oneida Land Cession Treaties
of the 1780s

J. David Lehman

Notes and Documents

John Cotton on Usury
Jesper Rosenmeier

Old Lights and New Money:
A Note on Religion, Economics, and the
Social Order in 1740 Boston

Rosalind Remer

Reviews of Books

Greene, Pursuits of Happiness: The Social Development of Early Modern British Colonies
and the Formation of American Culture
. By Bernard W. Sheehan576

Hall, Worlds of Wonder, Days of Judgment: Popular Religious Belief in Early New England.
By Rhys Isaac581

Hoopes, Consciousness in New England: From Puritanism and Ideas to Psychoanalysis and Semiotic. By Theodore Dwight Bozeman584

Beckles, White Servitude and Black Slavery in Barbados, 1627–1715. By Richard Waterhouse586

Waterhouse, A New World Gentry: The Making of a Merchant and Planter Class in South Carolina, 1670–1770. By George D. Terry588

Gallay, The Formation of a Planter Elite: Jonathan Bryan and the Southern Colonial Frontier.
By Phinizy Spalding589

Miller, Colonel Parke of Virginia:“The Greatest Hector in the Town”. By John J. Reardon591

Wood, Waselkov, and Hatley, Powhatan’s Mantle: Indians in the Colonial Southeast. By
John T. Juricek594

Trask, In the Pursuit of Shadows: Massachusetts Millennialism and the Seven Years’ War. By
Mark Valeri597

Smith et al., eds., Letters to Delegates to Congress, 1774-1789. Vol. XI, October 1, 1778–January 31, 1779. Vol. XII, February 1–May 31, 1779. Vol. XIII, June 1–September 30, 1779. Vol. XIV, October 1, 1779–March 31, 1780. Vol. XV, April 1–August 31, 1780. By Sylvia R. Frey598

Hoffman and Albert, eds., Women in the Age of the American Revolution By Mary Kelley601

Twomey, Jacobins and Jeffersonians: Anglo-American Radicalism in the United States,
By Graham Hodges604

Thornton, Cultivating Gentlemen: The Meaning of Country Life among the Boston Elite, 1785–1860 By Ronald Story606