3D SER., 47, NO. 1 (JANUARY 1990)

Competency and Competition: Economic Culture in Early America 
Daniel Vickers
3

Le Pays Des Illinois 
Winstanley Briggs
30

The Bayard Treason Trial: Dramatizing Anglo-Dutch Politics in
Early Eighteenth-Century New York City 
Adrian Howe
57

Taxation and Political Culture: Massachusetts and Virginia, 1760&#;1800 
H. James Henderson
90

The Hidden War: British Intelligence Operations during the
American Revolution 
Roger Kaplan
115

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Reviews of Books

McCoy, The Last of the Fathers: James Madison and the Republican Legacy. By Daniel Walker Howe 140

Axtell, After Columbus: Essays in the Ethnohistory of Colonial North America. By CorneliusJ. Jaenen 143

Holifield, Era of Persuasion: American Thought and Culture, 1521&#;1680. By Karen Ordahl Kupperman 145

Bozeman, To Live Ancient Lives: The Primitivist Dimension in Puritanism. By Norman Pettit 147

Daniels, The Fragmentation of New England: Comparative Perspectives on Economic, Political, and Social Divisions in the Eighteenth Century. By Charles E. Clark 149

Jordan and Kaups, The American Backwoods Frontier: An Ethnic and Ecological Interpretation. By William Wyckoff 151

Oglethorpe in Perspective: Georgia&#;s Founder after Two Hundred Years, ed. Spalding and Jackson. By Converse D. Clowse 153

Smaby, The Transformation of Moravian Bethlehem: From Communal Mission to Family Economy. By Jonathan M. Chu 156

Schwarz, Twice Condemned: Slaves and the Criminal Laws of Virginia, 1705&#;1865. By Tommy L. Bogger 157

Calhoon, Evangelicals and Conservatives in the Early South, 1740&#;1861. By Terry D. Bilhartz 160

Masur, Rites of Execution: Capital Punishment and the Transformation of American Culture, 1776&#;1865. By Daniel A. Cohen 161

Ferling, The First of Men: A Life of George Washington. By Paul K. Longmore 164

Longmore, The Invention of George Washington. By Ralph Ketcham 166

The World Turned Upside Down: The American Victory in the War of Independence, ed. Ferling. By R. Arthur Bowler 167

Christman, The First Federal Congress, 1789&#;1791. By Roger H. Brown 170

Liberty, Property, and the Foundations of the American Constitution, ed. Paul and Dickman. By Robert Garson 174

Lutz, The Origins of American Constitutionalism. By Murray Dry 176

Morgan, James Madison on the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. By James Farr 178

Books Received


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