Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 59, no. 3 July 2002

Variations of Slavery in the Atlantic World
Peter Kolchin

Two Princes of Calabar: An Atlantic Odyssey
from Slavery to Freedom

Randy J. Sparks

Maritime Masters and Seafaring Slaves in Bermuda, 1680–1783
Michael J. Jarvis

Slave-For-Sale Advertisements and Slavery
in Massachusetts, 1704–1781

Robert E Desrochers, Jr

The Battle of the Slaveholding Liberators: Great Britain, the
United States, and Slavery in the Early Nineteenth Century

Matthew Mason

Reviews of Books

“Looking for America with Lewis and Clark,” review-essay of Duncan, Out West: A Journey Through Lewis and Clark’s America; The Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, ed. Moulton; and Ronda, Finding the West: Explorations with Lewis and Clark. By Andrew R. L. Cayton697

“Shaping the Territory,” review-essay of New England in Early Printed Maps, 1513 to 1800: An Illustrated Carto-Bibliography, comp. McCorkle, and Virginia in Maps: Four Centuries of Settlement, Growth, and Development, ed. Stephenson and McKee By Joseph S. Wood and Alison Boissonnas710

“Exploring for Knowledge,” review of Surveying the Record: North American Scientific Exploration to 1930, ed. Carter. By Paul Mapp716

“The Empire of Early American Studies,” review of The World Turned Upside Down: The State of Eighteenth-Century American Studies at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century, ed. Kennedy and Shade, and Finding Colonial Americas: Essays Honoring J. A. Leo Lemay, ed. Mulford and Shields. By Dennis D. Moore720

“New England’s Population Bomb,” review of Main, Peoples of a Spacious Land: Families and Cultures in Colonial New England. By Laurel Thatcher Ulrich725

“The Significance of Silver,” review-essay of New England Silver and Silversmithing, 1620–1815, ed. Falino and Ward, and Barquist with Butler and Sarna, Myer Myers: Jewish Silversmith in Colonial New York. By Mark A. Peterson728

“The German Connection,” review of Wilson, Pious Traders in Medicine: A German Pharmaceutical Network in Eighteenth-Century North America. By Aaron Fogleman736

“Carolina Rice: African Origins, New World Crop,” review of Carney, Black Rice: The African Origins of Rice Cultivation in the Americas By Philip D. Morgan739

“Primary Colors,” review of Wheeler, The Complexion of Race: Categories of Difference in Eighteenth-Century British Culture. By Benjamin Braude742

“Imperial Wars,” review-essay of Nester, The Great Frontier War: Britain, France, and the Imperial Struggle for North America, 1607-1755; Brecher, Losing a Continent: France’s North American Policy, 1753–1763; Nester, “Haughty Conquerors”: Amherst and the Great Indian Uprising of 1763; Dunn, The New Imperial Economy: The British Army and the American Frontier, 1764–1768; and Brasseaux, France’s Forgotten Legion: Service Records of French Military and Administrative Personnel Stationed in the Mississippi Valley and Gulf Coast Region, 1699–1769. By Harold E. Selesky746

“Blueprints for Violence,” review of Lee, Crowds and Soldiers in Revolutionary North Carolina: The Culture of Violence in Riot and War. By David Grimsted767

“Continental Contagion,” review of Fenn, Pox Americana: The Great Smallpox Epidemic of 1775-82. By Ben Mutschler770

“Interested Parties: Merrill Jensen and the Documentary History of Ratification,” review-essay of The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution, IV-VII: Ratification of the Constitution by the States, Massachusetts, vols 1–4, ed. Kaminski and Saladino. By Stephen E. Patterson776

“Straussians,” review-essay of Rosen, American Compact : James Madison and the Problem of Founding; Read, Power versus Liberty : Madison, Hamilton, Wilson, and Jefferson; and Walling, Republican Empire: Alexander Hamilton on War and Free Government. By Constantine Gutzman786

“Exchanging Faiths: An Experimental School in Small-Town North Carolina,” review of Friedman, Ways of Wisdom: Moral Education in the Early National Period, Including the Diary of Rachel Mordecai Lazarus. By Eve Kornfeld792

“Gossips with Guns,” review of Freeman, Affairs of Honor: National Politics in the Early Republic. By Ronald P. Formisano795

“Slaveholders on Guard,” review of Hadden, Slave Patrols: Law and Violence in Virginia and the Carolinas. By Walter Johnson799

“The Promise of Equality,” review of Wilkins, Jefferson’s Pillow: The Founding Fathers and the Dilemma of Black Patriotism. By Joseph J. Ellis802

“Old Testament Tales,” review of Glaude, Exodus! Religion, Race, and Nation in Early Nineteenth-Century Black America. By Kimberly L. Phillips806

“Apprenticing to Freedom in the West Indies,” review of Between Slavery and Freedom: Special Magistrate John Anderson’s Journal of St. Vincent during the Apprenticeship, ed. McDonald, and A Narrative of Events, since the First of August, 1834, by James Williams, ed. Paton. By Olwyn M. Blouet809