H-Atlantic is an international network for Atlantic World History from 1500 to 1800. This an interdisciplinary network for scholars who study colonial North America and the United States, Europe, West Africa, the Caribbean, and South America in a transatlantic context.

Recent Content

Author: 
Donald J. Harreld
Reviewer: 
Claudia Schnurmann

Schnurmann on Harreld, 'High Germans in the Low Countries: German Merchants and Commerce in Golden Age Antwerp'


Donald J. Harreld. High Germans in the Low Countries: German Merchants and Commerce in Golden Age Antwerp. Leiden: Brill, 2004. x + 214 pp. $112.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-14104-9.

Reviewed by Claudia Schnurmann (Historisches Seminar, Universität Hamburg)
Published on H-Atlantic (October, 2006)

German Merchants Misperceived

Author: 
Rafe Blaufarb
Reviewer: 
Ashli White

White on Blaufarb, 'Bonapartists in the Borderlands: French Exiles and Refugees on the Gulf Coast, 1815-1835'


Rafe Blaufarb. Bonapartists in the Borderlands: French Exiles and Refugees on the Gulf Coast, 1815-1835. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2005. xix + 302 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1487-3.

Reviewed by Ashli White (Department of History, University of Miami)
Published on H-Atlantic (October, 2006)

Atlanticizing the Antebellum West

Author: 
Douglas B. Chambers
Reviewer: 
Gloria Chuku

Chuku on Chambers, 'Murder at Montpelier: Igbo Africans in Virginia'


Douglas B. Chambers. Murder at Montpelier: Igbo Africans in Virginia. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2005. x + 325 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57806-706-0.

Reviewed by Gloria Chuku (Department of History, Millersville University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-Atlantic (October, 2006)

Author: 
Kieran Quinlan
Reviewer: 
Margaret Sankey

Sankey on Quinlan, 'Strange Kin: Ireland and the American South'


Kieran Quinlan. Strange Kin: Ireland and the American South. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2005. xi + 289 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-2983-8.

Reviewed by Margaret Sankey (Department of History, Minnesota State University Moorhead)
Published on H-Atlantic (September, 2006)

Myth and History in Ireland and the American South

Author: 
Russell K. Skowronek, Charles R. Ewen, eds.
Reviewer: 
Neil Kennedy

Kennedy on Skowronek and Ewen, 'X Marks the Spot: The Archaeology of Piracy'


Russell K. Skowronek, Charles R. Ewen, eds. X Marks the Spot: The Archaeology of Piracy. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2006. xxvi + 339 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-2875-0.

Reviewed by Neil Kennedy (Department of History, Brock University)
Published on H-Atlantic (August, 2006)

Dead Men Tell Few Tales

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