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: 
Mary Sarah Bilder
Reviewer: 
Ellen Pearson

Pearson on Bilder, 'The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire'


Mary Sarah Bilder. The Transatlantic Constitution: Colonial Legal Culture and the Empire. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2004. xiii + 291 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01512-8.

Reviewed by Ellen Pearson (Department of History, University of North Carolina, Asheville)
Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2005)

Author: 
Robin Law
Reviewer: 
Ty Reese

Reese on Law, 'Ouidah: The Social History of a West African Slaving Port, 1727-1892'


Robin Law. Ouidah: The Social History of a West African Slaving Port, 1727-1892. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2005. xii + 308 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-1571-9; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-1572-6.

Reviewed by Ty Reese (Department of History, University of North Dakota)
Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2005)

The Evolution of Ouidah's Merchant Community

Author: 
James A. McMillin
Reviewer: 
Gregory O'Malley

O'Malley on McMillin, 'The Final Victims: Foreign Slave Trade to North America, 1783�"1810'


James A. McMillin. The Final Victims: Foreign Slave Trade to North America, 1783�"1810. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2004. xi + 207 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57003-546-3.

Reviewed by Gregory O'Malley (Department of History, Johns Hopkins University)
Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2005)

American Enthusiasm for the Slave Trade

Author: 
Jon F. Sensbach
Reviewer: 
Daryl Sasser

Sasser on Sensbach, 'Rebecca's Revival: Creating Black Christianity in the Atlantic World'


Jon F. Sensbach. Rebecca's Revival: Creating Black Christianity in the Atlantic World. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2005. 302 pp. $22.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01689-7.

Reviewed by Daryl Sasser (Union Theological Seminary and Presbyterian School of Christian Education, Richmond, Virginia)
Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2005)

Author: 
Peter E. Pope
Reviewer: 
Joseph Cullon

Cullon on Pope, 'Fish into Wine: The Newfoundland Plantation in the Seventeenth Century'


Peter E. Pope. Fish into Wine: The Newfoundland Plantation in the Seventeenth Century. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. xxvi + 463 pp. (cloth), ISBN 978-0-12-345678-6; $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5576-8.

Reviewed by Joseph Cullon (Department of History, Dartmouth College)
Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2005)

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