Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 53, no. 4 October 1996

Slave Names and Naming in Barbados, 1650–1830
Jerome S. Handler and JoAnn Jacoby

Revolutionary Men of Letters and the Pursuit of
Radical Change: The Views of Burke, Tocqueville,
Adams, Madison, and Jefferson

Susan Dunn

“A Rich Widow, Now to Be Tane Up or Laid Downe”:
Solving the Riddle of Thomas Morton’s “Rise Oedipeus”

Edith Murphy

European Migration to Jamaica, 1655–1780
Trevor Burnard

Reviews of Books

America in European Consciousness, 1493–1750, ed. Kupperman. By Shannon Miller797

Seed, Ceremonies of Possession in Europe’s Conquest of the New World, 1492–1640.
By Shannon Miller797

Hamlin, The Image of America in Montaigne, Spenser, and Shakespeare: Renaissance
Ethnography and Literary Reflection
. By Shannon Miller797

Settlements in the Americas: Cross-Cultural Perspectives, ed. Bennett. By John Jay TePaske801

Vaughan, Roots of American Racism: Essays on the Colonial Experience. By Douglas Deal803

Mancall, Deadly Medicine: Indians and Alcohol in Early America. By Gregory Evans Dowd805

Dayton, Women before the Bar: Gender, Law, and Society in Connecticut, 1639–1789.
By Toby L. Ditz807

Webb, Lord Churchill’s Coup: The Anglo-American Empire and the Glorious Revolution Reconsidered. By Howard Nenner809

Offutt, Of “Good Laws” and “Good Men”: Law and Society in the Delaware Valley,
. By Barry Levy811

Morgan, Bristol and the Atlantic Trade in the Eighteenth Century. By Henry Roseveare813

Conforti, Jonathan Edwards, Religious Tradition, and American Culture. By Robert H. Abzug815

Morimoto, Jonathan Edwards and the Catholic Vision of Salvation. By Stephen H. Daniel817

Only for the Eye of a Friend: The Poems of Annis Boudinot Stockton, ed. Mulford.
By Sandra M. Gustafson819

Selected Writings of Judith Sargent Murray, ed. Harris. By Sandra M. Gustafson819

American Women Writers to 1800, ed. Harris. By Sandra M. Gustafson819

Gaustad, Sworn on the Altar of God: A Religious Biography of Thomas Jefferson.
By David Little823

Brookhiser, Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington. By W. Guthrie Sayen826

Middlekauff, Benjamin Franklin and His Enemies. By Sheila L. Skemp827

Mattern, Benjamin Lincoln and the American Revolution. By Dennis M. Conrad829

The Black Loyalist Directory: African Americans in Exile After the American Revolution,
ed. Hodges et al. By Woody Holten831

Devising Liberty: Preserving and Creating Freedom in the New American Republic, ed. Konig.
By James Roger Sharp833

Documentary History of the First Federal Congress of the United States of America, 4 March 1789–3 March 1791. Volume IX: The Diary of William Maclay and Other Notes on Senate
, ed. Bowling and Veit. Volume X: Debates in the House of Representatives. First
Session: April–May 1789
. Volume XI: First Session: June–September 1789, ed. Bickford,
, and Veit. Volume XII: Second Session: January–March 1790. Volume XIII: Second Session: April–August 1790, ed. Veit, Bickford, Bowling, and diGiacomantonio.
By Rick K. Wilson836

Shackelford, Thomas Jefferson’s Travels in Europe, 1784–1789. By Ann Thomson838

Rohrer, Keepers of the Covenant: Frontier Missions and the Decline of Congregationalism, 1774–1818. By Anne M. Boylan840

Intimate Relations: Family and Community in Planter Nova Scotia, 1759–1800, ed. Conrad.
By Judith Fingard842

Cadigan, Hope and Deception in Conception Bay: Merchant-Settler Relations in Newfoundland, 1785–1855. By Douglas McCalla843

Baym, American Women Writers and the Work of History, 1790–1860. By Louise L. Stevenson845

Karcher, The First Woman in the Republic: A Cultural Biography of Lydia Maria Child.
By Philip Gould847