Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 71, no. 2 April 2014

Sources and Interpretations

By “Treachery and Seduction”:
Indian Baptism and Conversion in the
Roger Williams Code

Linford D. Fisher and Lucas Mason-Brown

The French Revolution’s Royal Governor:
General Blanchelande and
Saint Domingue, 1790–92

Jeremy D. Popkin

“A Dictionary Which We Do Not Want”:
Defining America against Noah Webster, 1783–1810

Tim Cassedy

Reviews of Books

John M. Dixon, Henry F. May and the Revival of the American Enlightenment: Problems and Possibilities for Intellectual and Social History. By John Dixon255

Chmielewski, The Spice of Popery: Converging Christianities on an Early American Frontier; Fisher, The Indian Great Awakening: Religion and the Shaping of Native Cultures in Early America; and Leavelle, The Catholic Calumet: Colonial Conversions in French and Indian North America.
By Nick Griffiths281

Gould, Among the Powers of the Earth: The American Revolution and the Making of a New World Empire. By Steve Pincus287

Noel, Along a River: The First French-Canadian Women. By Ann M. Little291

Sweet, Domingos Álvares, African Healing, and the Intellectual History of the Atlantic World.
By David Wheat294

Ghachem, The Old Regime and the Haitian Revolution. By Richard Turits299

Berland, ed., The Dividing Line Histories of William Byrd II of Westover. By Bradford J. Wood304

Bradburn and Coombs, eds., Early Modern Virginia: Reconsidering the Old Dominion. By Allison
N. Madar307

Goetz, The Baptism of Early Virginia: How Christianity Created Race. By Jon Sensbach310

Bleichmar, Visible Empire: Botanical Expeditions and Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment. By Mónica Domínguez Torres313

Mapp, The Elusive West and the Contest for Empire, 1713–1763. By Anne Hyde316