Reviews

Author: 
Márcia Regina Berbel, Rafael de Bivar Marquese, Tâmis Parron
Reviewer: 
William A. Morgan

Morgan on Berbel and Marquese and Parron, 'Slavery and Politics: Brazil and Cuba, 1790-1850'


Márcia Regina Berbel, Rafael de Bivar Marquese, Tâmis Parron. Slavery and Politics: Brazil and Cuba, 1790-1850. Trans. Leonardo Marques. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2016. 368 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-5648-2.

Reviewed by William A. Morgan (Lone Star College-Montgomery)
Published on H-Atlantic (February, 2018)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
Michel Ducharme
Reviewer: 
Joshua Tavenor

Tavenor on Ducharme, 'The Idea of Liberty in Canada during the Age of Atlantic Revolutions, 1776-1838'


Michel Ducharme. The Idea of Liberty in Canada during the Age of Atlantic Revolutions, 1776-1838. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2014. 296 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-4400-0; $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7735-4401-7.

Reviewed by Joshua Tavenor (Wilfred Laurier University)
Published on H-Atlantic (August, 2017)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Canada and the Atlantic Revolutions

Author: 
Rebecca Kay Jager
Reviewer: 
Michael Morris

Morris on Jager, 'Malinche, Pocahontas, and Sacagawea: Indian Women as Cultural Intermediaries and National Symbols'


Rebecca Kay Jager. Malinche, Pocahontas, and Sacagawea: Indian Women as Cultural Intermediaries and National Symbols. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2015. 368 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-4851-9.

Reviewed by Michael Morris (College of Coastal Georgia)
Published on H-Atlantic (August, 2017)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Malinche, Pocahantas, and Sacagawea Reconsidered

Author: 
Jutta Wimmler
Reviewer: 
Gayle K. Brunelle

Brunelle on Wimmler, 'The Sun King's Atlantic: Drugs, Demons and Dyestuffs in the Atlantic World, 1640-1730'


Jutta Wimmler. The Sun King's Atlantic: Drugs, Demons and Dyestuffs in the Atlantic World, 1640-1730. Leiden: Brill, 2017. Illustrations. xiv + 230 pp. $64.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-33608-7; $93.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-33607-0.

Reviewed by Gayle K. Brunelle (California State University, Fullerton)
Published on H-Atlantic (August, 2017)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
Brett Rushforth
Reviewer: 
Alan Shackelford

Shackelford on Rushforth, 'Bonds of Alliance: Indigenous and Atlantic Slaveries in New France'


Brett Rushforth. Bonds of Alliance: Indigenous and Atlantic Slaveries in New France. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2012. x + 406 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3558-6; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-1386-4.

Reviewed by Alan Shackelford (University of North Dakota)
Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2015)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
Rebecca Shumway
Reviewer: 
Ty Reese

Reese on Shumway, 'The Fante and the Transatlantic Slave Trade'


Rebecca Shumway. The Fante and the Transatlantic Slave Trade. Rochester Studies in African History and the Diaspora Series. Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2014. 244 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58046-478-9.

Reviewed by Ty Reese (Department of History, University of North Dakota)
Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2014)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

A Gulf of Guinea Thread in the African Diaspora

Author: 
Chouki El Hamel
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Glasser

Glasser on El Hamel, 'Black Morocco: A History of Slavery, Race, and Islam'


Chouki El Hamel. Black Morocco: A History of Slavery, Race, and Islam. African Studies Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. 354 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-02577-6; $34.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-65177-7.

Reviewed by Jonathan Glasser (Department of Anthropology, The College of William and Mary)
Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2014)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Slavery in the Western Maghreb

Author: 
Sheryllynne Haggerty
Reviewer: 
Natalie A. Zacek

Zacek on Haggerty, '"Merely for Money"? Business Culture in the British Atlantic, 1750-1815'


Sheryllynne Haggerty. "Merely for Money"? Business Culture in the British Atlantic, 1750-1815. Eighteenth Century Worlds Series. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2012. 288 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84631-817-7.

Reviewed by Natalie A. Zacek (University of Manchester)
Published on H-Atlantic (March, 2013)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
J. R. McNeill
Reviewer: 
Mark Quintanilla

Quintanilla on McNeill, 'Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620-1914'


J. R. McNeill. Mosquito Empires: Ecology and War in the Greater Caribbean, 1620-1914. New Approaches to the Americas Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. 371 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-45286-1; $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-45910-5.

Reviewed by Mark Quintanilla (Hannibal-LaGrange University)
Published on H-Atlantic (February, 2013)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
Natalie A. Zacek
Reviewer: 
Cathy Matson

Matson on Zacek, 'Settler Society in the English Leeward Islands, 1670-1776'


Natalie A. Zacek. Settler Society in the English Leeward Islands, 1670-1776. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. 304 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-19044-2.

Reviewed by Cathy Matson (University of Delaware)
Published on H-Atlantic (January, 2013)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Leeward Leanings

Author: 
Wayne E. Lee, ed.
Reviewer: 
Jon Parmenter

Parmenter on Lee, 'Empires and Indigenes: Intercultural Alliance, Imperial Expansion, and Warfare in the Early Modern World'


Wayne E. Lee, ed. Empires and Indigenes: Intercultural Alliance, Imperial Expansion, and Warfare in the Early Modern World. New York: New York University Press, 2011. 320 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5308-8; $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-5311-8.

Reviewed by Jon Parmenter (Cornell University)
Published on H-Atlantic (July, 2012)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
Vincent Brown
Reviewer: 
Ann-Marie Adams

Adams on Brown, 'The Reaper's Garden: Death and Power in the World of Atlantic Slavery'


Vincent Brown. The Reaper's Garden: Death and Power in the World of Atlantic Slavery. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2010. x + 340 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-674-05712-8.

Reviewed by Ann-Marie Adams (Post Doctoral Associate, Rutgers University)
Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2012)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
Ana Crespo Solana, ed.
Reviewer: 
Juan Carlos Sola-Corbacho

Sola-Corbacho on Crespo Solana, 'Mercaderes atlánticos: Redes del comercio flamenco y holandés entre Europa y el Caribe' and Crespo Solana and ed., 'Communidades transnacionales: Colonias de mercaderes extranjeros en el mundo atlántico, 1500-1830'


Ana Crespo Solana. Mercaderes atlánticos: Redes del comercio flamenco y holandés entre Europa y el Caribe. Córdoba: Servicio de Publicaciones, Universidad de Córdoba, 2009. xiii + 352 pp. EUR 24.00 (paper), ISBN 978-84-7801-980-9.Ana Crespo Solana, ed. Communidades transnacionales: Colonias de mercaderes extranjeros en el mundo atlántico, 1500-1830. Madrid: Doce Calles, 2010. 426 pp. EUR 28.85 (paper), ISBN 978-84-9744-097-4.

Author: 
Andrew McMichael
Reviewer: 
Robert Michael Morrissey

Morrissey on McMichael, 'Atlantic Loyalties: Americans in Spanish West Florida, 1785-1810'


Andrew McMichael. Atlantic Loyalties: Americans in Spanish West Florida, 1785-1810. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2008. xii + 226 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-3004-4; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3023-5.

Reviewed by Robert Michael Morrissey (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne)
Published on H-Atlantic (May, 2012)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

Author: 
Richmond F. Brown, ed.
Reviewer: 
Douglas Chambers

Chambers on Brown, 'Coastal Encounters: The Transformation of the Gulf South in the Eighteenth Century'


Richmond F. Brown, ed. Coastal Encounters: The Transformation of the Gulf South in the Eighteenth Century. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2007. Illustrations, maps, figures, tables. xiii + 313 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-6267-6.

Reviewed by Douglas Chambers (University of Southern Mississippi)
Published on H-Atlantic (May, 2012)
Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall

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