Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943

William and Mary Quarterly

3d ser., 66, no. 1 January 2009

King of the Indians:
The Hard Fate and Curious Career of Peter Williamson

Timothy J. Shannon

The Performance of Freedom:
Maroons and the Colonial Order in
Eighteenth-Century Jamaica and the Atlantic Sound

Kathleen Wilson

Black Talleyrand:
Toussaint Louverture’s Diplomacy, 1798–1802

Philippe R. Girard

Beyond the Middle Passage:
Slave Migration from the Caribbean to North America, 1619–1807

Gregory E. O’Malley

Sources and Interpretations

“A Potent Plantation well armed and Policeed“:
Huguenots, the Hartlib Circle, and
British Colonization in the 1640s

Thomas Leng

Reviews of Books

Nash and Hodges, Friends of Liberty: Thomas Jefferson, Tadeusz Kosciuszko, and Agrippa Hull: A Tale of Three Patriots, Two Revolutions, and a Tragic Betrayal of Freedom in the New Nation. By Seth Cotlar195

Zagarri, Revolutionary Backlash: Women and Politics in the Early American Republic. By Catherine Allgor199

Kamensky, The Exchange Artist: A Tale of High-Flying Speculation and America’s First Banking Collapse. By Carolyn Eastman202

Estes, The Jay Treaty Debate, Public Opinion, and the Evolution of Early American Political Culture. By Marie-Jeanne Rossignol205

Rust, Prodigal Daughters: Susanna Rowson’s Early American Women. By Desirée Henderson209

“Brave New World and the New Historicism: Navigating the Early Republic, Intertextuality, and the Future of Print Editions and Digital Texts,” a review essay of Kierner, ed., The Contrast: Manners, Morals, and Authority in the Early American Republic; Barnard and Shapiro, eds., Edgar Huntly; Or, Memoirs of a Sleep-Walker: With Related Texts; Barnard and Shapiro, eds., Arthur Mervyn; Or, Memoirs of the Year 1793: With Related Texts; and Blakemore, Joel Barlow’s Columbiad: A Bicentennial Reading. By Mark L. Kamrath212

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