WMQ Current Issue

3D SER., 78, NO. 2 (APRIL 2021)


Forum: Situating the United States in Vast Early America
Abstract

EDITOR’S NOTE
Joshua Piker
187

SITUATING THE UNITED STATES IN VAST EARLY AMERICA: INTRODUCTION
Eliga Gould and Rosemarie Zagarri
189

THE MENTAL AND PHYSICAL FRONTIERS OF EMPIRE
Josep M. Fradera
201

NATION, CONTINENT, HEMISPHERE: SITUATING THE UNITED STATES IN THE VAST EARLY AMERICAS
Caitlin Fitz
207

BLACK UTOPIA: HAITI AND BLACK TRANSNATIONAL CONSCIOUSNESS IN THE EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY
Leslie M. Alexander
215

THE VAST KINGDOM OF GOD
Emily Conroy-Krutz
223

DE-DECENTERING THE NARRATIVE: THE CASE FOR A VAST 1776
Patrick Griffin
229

SETTLERS, SLAVERY, AND THE EARLY REPUBLIC
Rashauna Johnson
235

“HAUGHTY REPUBLICANS,” NATIVE LAND, AND THE PROMISE OF PREEMPTION
Michael A. Blaakman
243

POPULATION COUNTS
Claudio Saunt
251

CONTAINING MULTITUDES: TIME, SPACE, THE UNITED STATES, AND VAST EARLY AMERICA
Jessica Choppin Roney
261

REVOLUTION LOST? VAST EARLY AMERICA, NATIONAL HISTORY, AND THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Michael D. Hattem
269

THE NATION-STATE IN A CHANGING WORLD: EPILOGUE
Annette Gordon-Reed and Peter S. Onuf
275


PURSUING KNOWLEDGE, SURVIVING EMPIRE:
INDIGENOUS EXPLORERS IN THE REMOVAL ERA
Abstract
Cameron B. Strang
281

Sources and Interpretations

PAINE DETECTED IN MISSISSIPPI:
SLAVERY, PRINT CULTURE, AND THE THREAT OF DEISM IN THE EARLY REPUBLIC
Abstract
Seth Perry
313

Reviews of Books

“Practical Americans,” a review essay of GREENBERG, Bank Notes and Shinplasters: The Rage for Paper Money in the Early Republic; HART, Trading Spaces: The Colonial Marketplace and the Foundations of American Capitalism; ROSENTHAL, Accounting for Slavery: Masters and Management; and SKLANSKY, Sovereign of the Market: The Money Question in Early America.
By Hannah Farber
339

“Who Owns the Founders?,” a review essay of COSTELLO, The Property of the Nation: George Washington’s Tomb, Mount Vernon, and the Memory of the First President; and MCDONALD, Thomas Jefferson’s Lives: Biographers and the Battle for History.
By Andrew M. Schocket
358

MARTINKO, Historic Real Estate: Market Morality and the Politics of Preservation in the Early United States.
By Joy M. Giguere
364

NOORLANDER, Heaven’s Wrath: The Protestant Reformation and the Dutch West India Company in the Atlantic World.
By Andrea C. Mosterman
369

PARSONS, A Not-So-New World: Empire and Environment in French Colonial North America.
By Gabriel de Avilez Rocha
373

SLEEPER-SMITH, Indigenous Prosperity and American Conquest: Indian Women of the Ohio River Valley, 1690–1792.
By Michaela Kleber
377

STEWART, Redemption from Tyranny: Herman Husband’s American Revolution.
By Robert G. Parkinson
381

WILKINSON, Blurring the Lines of Race and Freedom: Mulattoes and Mixed Bloods in English Colonial America.
By Daniel Livesay
385