Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 52, no. 3 July 1995

Alexander Hamilton’s Alternative:
Technology Piracy and the Report on Manufactures

Doron Ben-Atar

Writing a Federalist Self:
Alexander Graydon’s Memoirs of a Life

Stephen Carl Arch

The Organization of the Colonial American Rice Trade
Kenneth Morgan

Early American Emeriti III

W. W. Abbot, How It Happened454

Charles W. Akers, Old Historians Never Die457

George Athan Billias, Privileged Person461

Jacob Ernest Cooke, Historian by Happenstance: One Scholar’s Odyssey466

Everett Emerson, On Becoming an Early Americanist473

Edwin S. Gaustad, When in the Course479

Milton M. Klein, The Pleasures of Teaching and Writing History483

Benjamin W. Labaree, Classrooms488

Alden T. Vaughan, Looking Back494

Alfred F. Young, An Outsider and the Progress of a Career in History499

Reviews of Books

Horn, Adapting to a New World: English Society in the Seventeenth-Century Chesapeake.
By Martin H. Quitt513

Demos, The Unredeemed Captive: A Family Story From Early America. By Alan Taylor517

Cultural Studies, ed. Grossberg, Nelson, and Treichler. By Liam Riordan519

The Cultural Studies Reader, ed. During. By Liam Riordan519

Bremer, Congregational Communion: Clerical Friendship in the Anglo-American Puritan Community, 1610–1692. By J. William T. Youngs525

Bremer, Shaping New Englands: Puritan Clergymen in Seventeenth-Century England and New England. By J. William T. Youngs525

Clark, The Language of Liberty, 1660–1832: Political Discourse and Social Dynamics in
the Anglo-American World
. By David S. Shields527

Davis, A Reading of Edward Taylor. By David H. Watters531

Rosenmeier, Anne Bradstreet Revisited. By David H. Watters531

Schweitzer, The Work of Self-Representation: Lyric Poetry in Colonial New England.
By David H. Watters531

Armstrong and Tennenhouse, The Imaginary Puritan: Literature, Intellectual Labor, and the Origins of Personal Life. By Lori Merish535

Koehn, The Power of Commerce: Economy and Governance in the First British Empire
By Ian K. Steele538

Walvin, Black Ivory: A History of British Slavery. By William A. Green540

Namias, White Captives: Gender and Ethnicity on the American Frontier. By Élise Marienstras542

Rowe, Embattled Bench: The Pennsylvania Supreme Court and the Forging of a Democratic Society, 1684–1809. By Peter Charles Hoffer544

Perkins, American Public Finance and Financial Services, 1700–1815. By Janet A. Riesman546

McDonald, The Economy and Material Culture of Slaves: Goods and Chattels on the Sugar Plantations of Jamaica and Louisiana. By Dale Tomich548

Historical Archaeology of the Chesapeake, ed. Shackel and Little. By Sue Mullins Moore550

Yentsch, A Chesapeake Family and Their Slaves: A Study in Historical Archaeology.
By Douglas W. Sanford552

The Works of Jonathan Edwards. Volume 12: Ecclesiastical Writings, ed. Hall. By Mark A. Noll554

Levesque, Black Boston: African American Life and Culture in Urban America, 1750–1860.
By Donald M. Jacobs557

Crowley, The Privileges of Independence: Neomercantilism and the American Revolution.
By Saul Cornell559

Zuckert, Natural Rights and the New Republicanism. By Thomas L. Pangle561

Jillson and Wilson, Congressional Dynamics: Structure, Coordination, and Choice in the First American Congress, 1774–1789. By Elaine K. Swift563

Miller, Juries and Judges Versus the Law: Virginia’s Provincial Legal Perspective, 1783–1828.
By Mark F. Fernandez565

Tomlins, Law, Labor, and Ideology in the Early American Republic. By Robert J. Steinfeld567

Dew, Bond of Iron: Master and Slave at Buffalo Forge. By Loren Schweninger569

Felker, Reinventing Cotton Mather in the American Renaissance: Magnalia Christi Americana in Hawthorne, Stowe, and Stoddard. By Sandra A. Zagarell571