Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 42, no. 2 April 1985

The Future of American Religious History:
Prospectus, Agenda, Transatlantic Problématique

Jon Butler

Bound for America: A Profile of British Convicts
Transported to the Colonies, 1718–1775

A. Roger Ekirch

The Organization of the
Convict Trade to Maryland:
Stevenson, Randolph and Cheston, 1768-1775

Kenneth Morgan

Notes and Documents

Slaves of Colonial Virginia:
Where They Came From

Susan Westbury

The Allotment of Space for Slaves Aboard
Eighteenth-Century British Slave Ships

Charles Garland and Herbert S. Klein

Reviews of Books

Rutman and Rutman, A Place in Time. Vol. I: Middlesex County, Virginia, 1650–1760. By
T. H. Breen251

Vol. II: Explicatus By Robert E. Gallman255

Davis, Slavery and Human Progress. By Carl N. Degler259

Silverman, The Life and Times of Cotton Mather. By Charles E. Hambrick-Stowe263

Malcolmson, Life and Labour in England, 1700–1780. By Marcus Rediker267

Rule, The Experience of Labour in Eighteenth-Century English Industry. By Marcus Rediker267

Dobson, Masters and Journeyman: A Prehistory of Industrial Relations, 1717–1800. By Marcus Rediker267

Hoffer and Hull, Impeachment in America, 1635–1805. By James Haw271

American Writers before 1800: A Biographical and Critical Dictionary, ed. Levernier and
Wilmes. By Walter P. Wenska273

American Writers before 1800: A Biographical and Critical Dictionary, ed. Levernier
and Wilmes. By Walter P. Wenska273

Weisman, Witchcraft, Magic, and Religion in 17th-Century Massachusetts. By Carol F. Karlsen276

Shea, The Virginia Militia in the Seventeenth Century. By J. Frederick Fausz279

Johnston, Religion in Life at Louisbourg, 1713–1758. By James Axtell281

Wood, Slavery in Colonial Georgia, 1730–1775. By Peter H. Wood282

Jones, The Salzburger Saga: Religious Exiles and Other Germans along the Savannah. By
Harold E. Davis284

Letter of Delegates to Congress, 1774–1789. Vol. III: January 1–May 15, 1776. Vol. IV: May 16–August 15, 1776. Vol. V: August 16–December 31, 1776. Vol. VI: January 1–April 30, 1777.
Vol. VII: May 1–September 18, 1777. Vol. VIII: September 19, 1777–January 31, 1778. Vol. IX: February 1–May 31, 1778. Vol. X: June 1–September 30, 1778, ed. Smith et al. By
Charles Royster286

Thomas, Greener Pastures: The Loyalist Experience of Benjamin Ingraham. By Allan S. Everest288

Lebsock, The Free Women of Petersburg: Status and Culture in a Southern Town, 1784–1860.
By Marylynn Salmon290

Williams, The Garden of American Methodism: The Delmarva Peninsula, 1769–1820. By John
B. Frantz292

Sanford, The Religious Life of Thomas Jefferson. By Catherine L. Albanese294

Furtwangler, The Authority of Publius: A Reading of the Federalist Papers. By Robert J.

Epstein, The Political Theory of the Federalist. By Robert J. Morgan296