Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 51, no. 1 January 1994

Food Rioters and the American Revolution
Barbara Clark Smith

Gender, Work, and Wages in Colonial New England
Gloria L. Main

Continuity and Discontinuity in Puritan Naming:
Massachusetts, 1771

Daniel Scott Smith

Prodigies, Puritanism, and the Perils of Natural Philosophy:
The Example of Cotton Mather

Michael P. Winship

Lord Cornbury Redressed:
The Governor and the Problem Portrait

Patricia U. Bonomi

Reviews of Books

Lockridge, On the Sources of Patriarchal Rage: The Commonplace Books of William Byrd
and Thomas Jefferson and the Gendering of Power in the Eighteenth Century
. By Kathleen M. Brown119

Jennings, The Founders of America: How Indians Discovered the Land, Pioneered in It, and Created Great Classical Civilizations; How They Were Plunged Into a Dark Age by Invasion
and Conquest; and How They Are Reviving
. By David J. Weber123

Potter, Commoners, Tribute, and Chiefs: The Development of Algonquian Culture in the
Potomac Valley
. By Herbert C. Kraft125

Powhatan Foreign Relations, 1500–1722, ed. Rountree. By Herbert C. Kraft125

Axtell, Beyond 1492: Encounters in Colonial North America. By Neal Salisbury128

Stern, Sir Stephen Powle of Court and Country: Memorabilia of a Government Agent for
Queen Elizabeth I, Chancery Official, and English Country Gentleman
. By Dale Hoak131

Deal, Race and Class in Colonial Virginia: Indians, Englishmen, and Africans on the Eastern
Shore During the Seventeenth Century
. By Jean B. Russo132

Hammond, Sinful Self, Saintly Self: The Puritan Experience of Poetry. By John Gatta134

Bumsted, The Peoples of Canada: A Pre-Confederation History. By J. F. Bosher137

Calvert, Children in the House: The Material Culture of Early Childhood, 1600–1800.
By Jane C. Nylander139

Schultz, The Republic of Labor: Philadelphia Artisans and the Politics of Class, 1720–1830.
By Jonathan A. Glickstein140

McDermott, One Holy and Happy Society: The Public Theology of Jonathan Edwards.
By Stephen J. Stein143

Karras, Sojourners in the Sun: Scottish Migrants in Jamaica and the Chesapeake, 1740–1800.
By Bruce P. Lenman145

Rothenberg, From Market-Places to a Market Economy: The Transformation of Rural Massachusetts, 1750–1850. By Fred Bateman147

Wilson, Life After Death: Widows in Pennsylvania, 1750–1850. By Lisa A. Norling149

Nylander, Our Own Snug Fireside: Images of the New England Home, 1760–1860.
By Robert F. Trent151

American Economic Growth and Standards of Living Before the Civil War, ed. Gallman and Wallis. By Louis D. Johnston152

Reappraising Benjamin Franklin: A Bicentennial Perspective, ed. Lemay. By Ormond Seavey155

Gelles, Portia: The World of Abigail Adams. By Jeanne Boydston158

Ferling, John Adams: A Life. By Michael Durey160

Leamon, Revolution Downeast: The War for American Independence in Maine. By Benjamin
W. Labaree162

Nelson, General James Grant: Scottish Soldier and Royal Governor of East Florida.
By Harvey H. Jackson, III164

Posey, General Thomas Posey: Son of the American Revolution. By Woody Holton167

In Debt to Shays: The Bicentennial of an Agrarian Rebellion, ed. Gross. By Daniel Vickers169

Beer, To Make a Nation: The Rediscovery of American Federalism. By Isaac Kramnick170

The Papers of James Madison. Volume 15: 24 March 1793–20 April 1795. Volume 16: 27 April 1795–27 March 1797. Volume 17: 31 March 1797–3 March 1801, with a Supplement, 22 January 1778–9 August 1795, ed. Mason et al. By Richard K. Matthews172

Pangle and Pangle, The Learning of Liberty: The Educational Ideas of the American Founders.
By Sheldon S. Cohen174

Skelton, An American Profession of Arms: The Army Officer Corps, 1784–1861. By Donald
R. Hickey176

Southern Women: Histories and Identities, ed. Bernhard et al. By Glenda Riley178