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William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 62, no. 3 July 2005

The Atlantic Economy in an Era of Revolutions: An Introduction
Cathy Matson

El Niño, Environmental Crisis, and the Emergence of Alternative
Markets in the Hispanic Caribbean, 1760s–70s Markets in the Hispanic Caribbean, 1760s–70s

Sherry Johnson

War as the “Forcing House of Change”: State Slavery in
Late Eighteenth-Century Cuba

Evelyn Powell Jennings

The Chance of the Moment: Coffee and the New West Indies
Commodities Trade

Michelle Craig McDonald

“What avenues of commerce, will you, Americans, not explore!”:
Commercial Philadelphia’s Vantage onto the Early Haitian Revolution Commercial Philadelphia’s Vantage onto the Early Haitian Revolution

James Alexander Dun

Wheat, War, and the American Economy during
the Age of Revolution

Brooke Hunter

Reviews of Books

Bilder, The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire. By Alex Haskell527

Byrd, The Challenges of Roger Williams: Religious Liberty, Violent Persecution, and the Bible. By Evan Haefeli530

Burnard, Mastery, Tyranny, & Desire: Thomas Thistlewood and His Slaves in the Anglo-Jamican World. By Jon Sensbach533

Morgan, Laboring Women: Reproduction and Gender in New World Slavery. By Jennifer Spear536

Shoemake/span>, A Strange Likeness: Becoming Red and White in Eighteenth-Century North America. By Ann Little540

Oatis, A Colonial Complex: South Carolina’s Frontiers in the Era of the Yamasee War 1680–1730. By L. H. Roper543

Lanier, The Delaware Valley in the Early Republic: Architecture, Landscape, and Regional Identity. By Wayne Bodle546

Beeman, The Varieties of Political Experience in Eighteenth-Century America. By William Pencak551

Carr, After the Siege: a Social History of Boston, 1775–1800. By Gary Nash554

“The Revolution and the Common Man’s Land” a review essay of Humphrey, Land and Liberty: Hudson Valley Riots in the Age of Revolution; and Newman, Fries’s Rebellion: The Enduring Struggle for the American Revolution. By Wayne Lee557

ShankmanCrucible of American Democracy: The Struggle to Fuse Egalitarianism & Capitalism in Jeffersonian Pennsylvania. By Liam Riordan562

New-York Historical Society exhibition, “Alexander Hamilton: The Man Who Made Modern America.”. By Kevin Gutzman566

“Sex, Death, and Revolutions” a review essay of KiernerScandal at Bizarre: Rumor and Reputation in Jefferson’s America; and BursteinJefferson’s Secrets: Death and Desire at Monticello. By Rhys Isaac569