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: 
Alan Taylor
Reviewer: 
Nancy L. Hagedorn

Hagedorn on Taylor, 'American Colonies: The Settling of North America'

Alan Taylor. American Colonies: The Settling of North America. New York and London: Viking, 2001. xvii + 526 pp. $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-14-200210-0; $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-87282-4.

Reviewed by Nancy L. Hagedorn (Department of History, SUNY Fredonia) Published on H-Atlantic (November, 2003)

North American Cultures, Colonies, and Colonialism in an Atlantic Context

Author: 
Kenneth J. Banks
Reviewer: 
Gayle K. Brunelle

Brunelle on Banks, 'Chasing Empire across the Sea: Communications and the State in the French Atlantic, 1713-1763'

Kenneth J. Banks. Chasing Empire across the Sea: Communications and the State in the French Atlantic, 1713-1763. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2002. x + 319 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-2444-6.

Reviewed by Gayle K. Brunelle (Department of History, California State University, Fullerton) Published on H-Atlantic (November, 2003)

Author: 
Isidore Okpewho, Carole Boyce Davies, Ali A. Masrui, eds.
Reviewer: 
John K. Thornton

Thornton on Okpewho and Davies and Masrui, 'The African Diaspora: African Origins and New World Identities'

Isidore Okpewho, Carole Boyce Davies, Ali A. Masrui, eds. The African Diaspora: African Origins and New World Identities. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1999. xviii + 566 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21494-2; $59.95 (library), ISBN 978-0-253-33425-1.

Reviewed by John K. Thornton (Department of History, Millersville University) Published on H-Atlantic (August, 2003)

Author: 
Peter Linebaugh, Marcus Rediker
Reviewer: 
Michael Guasco

Guasco on Linebaugh and Rediker, 'The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic'

Peter Linebaugh, Marcus Rediker. The Many-Headed Hydra: Sailors, Slaves, Commoners, and the Hidden History of the Revolutionary Atlantic. Boston: Beacon Press, 2000. 433 pp. $24.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8070-5007-1; $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8070-5006-4.

Reviewed by Michael Guasco (Department of History, Davidson College) Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2003)

Author: 
David Armitage, Michael J. Braddick, eds.
Reviewer: 
Kurt Gingrich

Gingrich on Armitage and Braddick, 'The British Atlantic World, 1500-1800'

David Armitage, Michael J. Braddick, eds. The British Atlantic World, 1500-1800. Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002. xx + 324 pp. $37.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-333-96341-8; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-333-96340-1.

Reviewed by Kurt Gingrich (Department of History, Radford University) Published on H-Atlantic (May, 2003)

Assaying British Atlantic History

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