Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 66, no. 2 April 2009

Sources and Interpretations

Benjamin Franklin and the “Wagon Affair” of 1755
Abstract  | Web Supplement  | In the News
Alan Houston

A “Plain, Rejected Little Flock”:
The Politics of Martyrological Self–Fashioning Among
Pennsylvania’s German Peace Churches, 1739–65

Jan Stievermann

Elizabeth Whitman’ s Disappearance and Her “Disappointment”
Abstract  | Web Supplement
Bryan Waterman

The Legal Structure of Colonial Rule
during the French Revolution

Miranda Spieler

Reviews of Books
Critical Forum
Schwartz, All Can Be Saved: Religious Tolerance and Salvation in the Iberian Atlantic World

Lu Ann Homza, Attitudes, Alterity, and the Law 409

David D. Hall, Toleration 412

Marcy Norton, Pluralism and Tolerance 415

Andrew R. Murphy, Tolerance, Toleration, Salvation 418

Stuart B. Schwartz, Tolerance in Unexpected Places 421

David D. Hall, Doing Cultural History 427

Lu Ann Homza, Inquisition Practices 429

Marcy Norton, Relativism and Pluralism 430

Andrew R. Murphy, Complicating the Standard Narrative 431

Gordon-Reed, The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family By Edward Countryman434

Spangler, Virginians Reborn: Anglican Monopoly, Evangelical Dissent, and the Rise of the Baptists in the Late Eighteenth Century; and Scully, Religion and the Making of Nat Turner’s Virginia: Baptist Community and Conflict, 1740–1840 By Dee E. Andrews438

Bell, A War of Religion: Dissenters, Anglicans, and the American Revolution By Lauren F. Winner442

Verhoeven, Gilbert Imlay: Citizen of the World By Wayne Bodle445

Willig, Restoring the Chain of Friendship: British Policy and the Indians of the Great Lakes, 1783–1815 By Timothy J. Shannon450

Wheeler, To Live upon Hope: Mohicans and Missionaries in the Eighteenth-Century Northeast By Neal Salisbury452

Barr, Peace Came in the Form of a Woman: Indians and Spaniards in the Texas Borderlands By Sue Armitage456

De la Fuente, Havana and the Atlantic in the Sixteenth Century By María Díaz458

Dantas, Black Townsmen: Urban Slavery and Freedom in the Eighteenth-Century Americas By Cassandra Pybus461