Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 73, no. 2 April 2016

“With & alongside his housewife”:
Claiming Ground in New Netherland
and the Early Modern Dutch Empire

Susanah Shaw Romney

Surrendering Surinam:
The Barbadian Diaspora and the Expansion
of the English Sugar Frontier, 1650–75

Justin Roberts

Reconstructing Mercantilism:
Consensus and Conflict in British Imperial Economy
in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Jonathan Barth

Giving Peace to Europe:
European Geopolitics, Colonial Political Culture, and the
Hanoverian Monarchy in British North America, ca. 1740–63

Daniel Robinson

Reviews of Books

“Fragments of Sovereignty: Haiti in the Atlantic World,“ a review essay of Gaffield, Haitian Connections in the Atlantic World: Recognition after Revolution; and Johnson, Diplomacy in Black and White: John Adams, Toussaint Louverture, and Their Atlantic World Alliance. By Nathan Perl-Rosenthal333

Blaufarb and Clarke (illustrator), Inhuman Traffick: The International Struggle against the Transatlantic Slave Trade: A Graphic History. By Ari Kelman339

Burnard, Planters, Merchants, and Slaves: Plantation Societies in British America, 1650–1820.
By Gregory E. O’Malley343

Eamon, Imprinting Britain: Newspapers, Sociability, and the Shaping of British North America.
By Nancy Christie349

Glover, Founders as Fathers: The Private Lives and Politics of the American Revolutionaries.
By Lisa Wilson353

Good, Founding Friendships: Friendships between Men and Women in the Early American Republic.
By Ivy Schweitzer357

Grandjean, American Passage: The Communications Frontier in Early New England. By Céline Carayon361

Herbert, Female Alliances: Gender, Identity, and Friendship in Early Modern Britain. By Christine M. Walker366

Noll, In the Beginning Was the Word: The Bible in American Public Life, 1492–1783. By Christine Leigh Heyrman372

Pastore, Between Land and Sea: The Atlantic Coast and the Transformation of New England. By Thomas Wickman376

Roney, Governed by a Spirit of Opposition: The Origins of American Political Practice in Colonial Philadelphia. By George W. Boudreau383