Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 72, no. 1 January 2015

Before 1607
Karen Ordahl Kupperman

Forum: Climate and Early American History

Joyce E. Chaplin, Ogres and Omnivores: Early American Historians and Climate History25   |  Abstract

Sam White, “Shewing the difference betweene their conjuration, and our invocation on the name of God for rayne”: Weather, Prayer, and Magic in Early American Encounters33   |  Abstract

Thomas Wickman, “Winters Embittered with Hardships”: Severe Cold, Wabanaki Power, and English Adjustments, 1690–171057   |  Abstract

Fredrik Albritton Jonsson, Climate Change and the Retreat of the Atlantic: The Cameralist Context of Pehr Kalm’s Voyage to North America, 1748–5199   |  Abstract

Anya Zilberstein, Inured to Empire: Wild Rice and Climate Change127   |  Abstract

Reviews of Books

“‘It’s the Climate, Stupid,’” a review essay of Brooke, Climate Change and the Course of Global History: A Rough Journey; and Parker, Global Crisis: War, Climate Change and Catastrophe in the Seventeenth Century. By Katherine Grandjean159

Cleves, Charity and Sylvia: A Same-Sex Marriage in Early America. By Elizabeth Reis168

Horning, Ireland in the Virginian Sea: Colonialism in the British Atlantic. By James Horn171

Lee, Barbarians and Brothers: Anglo-American Warfare, 1500–1865. By James Coltrain175

LeMaster and Wood, eds., Creating and Contesting Carolina: Proprietary Era Histories. By Greg Brooking179

Miller, Dangerous Guests: Enemy Captives and Revolutionary Communities during the War for Independence. By Robert A. Gross182

Romney, New Netherland Connections: Intimate Networks and Atlantic Ties in Seventeenth-Century America. By Mark Meuwese188