Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 63, no. 3 July 2006

Godly Republicanism and the
Origins of the Massachusetts Polity

Michael P. Winship

A False Dawn for Enlightenment Cosmopolitanism? Franco-
American Trade during the American War of Independence

Paul Cheney

The Political Economy of the French-American Debt Debate:
The Ideological Uses of Atlantic Commerce, 1787 to 1800

Allan Potofsky

“A baser commerce”: Retailing, Class and Gender in French
Colonial New Orleans

Sophie White

Notes and Documents

Working between the Lines: Labor and Agriculture on Two
Barbadian Sugar Estates, 1796–97

Justin Roberts

Reviews of Books

“Chasing Shadows: Children and the Transformation of Authority in the Americas,” a review essay of Brewer, By Birth or Consent: Children, Law, and the Anglo-American Revolution in Authority; Steenburg, Children and the Criminal Law in Connecticut, 1635–1855: Changing Perceptions of Childhood; and Premo, Children of the Father King: Youth, Authority, and Legal Minority in Colonial Lima. By Melvin Yazawa587

Horn, A Land as God Made It: Jamestown and the Birth of America. By Camilla Townsend597

Weir, Early New England: A Covenated Society. By Michael McGiffert600

Godbeer, Escaping Salem: The Other Witch Hunt of 1692; and Winship, The Times & Trials of Anne Hitchinson: Puritans Divided. By Helena M. Wall604

Monaghan, Learning to Read and Write in Colonial America. By Hilary E. Wyss607

Lepore, New York Burning: Liberty, Slavery, and Conspiracy in Eighteenth-Century Manhattan. By Patricia U. Bonomi611

Doolen, Fugitive Empire: Locating Early American Imperialism. By Andrew Cayton615

Mulcahey, Hurricanes and Society in the British Greater Caribbean, 1624–1783. By Robert Olwell619

Baker, Securing the Commonwealth: Debt, Speculation, and Writing in the Making of Early America. By Toby L. Ditz621

Messer, Stories of Independence: Identity, Ideology, and History in Eighteenth-Century America. By Avihu Zakai625

Young, Masquerade: The Life and Times of Deborah Sampson, Continental Soldier. By Martha Saxton629

Pybus, Epic Journeys of Freedom: Runaway Slaves of the American Revolution and Their Global Quest for Liberty. By James J. Allegro632

Herman, Town House: Architecture and Material Life in the Early American City, 1780–1830. By Jane Kamensky634

Sievens, Stray Wives: Marital Conflict in Early National New England. By Lisa Wilson638