Reviews

Author: 
Christine Levecq
Reviewer: 
Chris Blakley

Blakley on Levecq, 'Black Cosmopolitans: Race, Religion, and Republicanism in an Age of Revolution'

Christine Levecq. Black Cosmopolitans: Race, Religion, and Republicanism in an Age of Revolution. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2019. 304 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-4218-6.

Reviewed by Chris Blakley (UCLA) Published on H-Atlantic (January, 2020) Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall (Cameron University of Oklahoma)

Author: 
Andrew Lawler
Reviewer: 
Lydia Towns

Towns on Lawler, 'The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke'

Andrew Lawler. The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke. New York: Doubleday, 2018. Illustrations. xx + 426 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-385-54201-2.

Reviewed by Lydia Towns (Society for the History of Discoveries) Published on H-Atlantic (January, 2020) Commissioned by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)

Author: 
William A. Link, ed.
Reviewer: 
Evan C. Rothera

Rothera on Link, 'United States Reconstruction across the Americas'

William A. Link, ed. United States Reconstruction across the Americas. Frontiers of the American South Series. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2019. 136 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-5641-8.

Reviewed by Evan C. Rothera (University of Arkansas - Fort Smith) Published on H-Atlantic (January, 2020) Commissioned by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)

Author: 
Kerry Bystrom, Joseph R. Slaughter, eds.
Reviewer: 
Andrew J. Kettler

Kettler on Bystrom and Slaughter, 'The Global South Atlantic'

Kerry Bystrom, Joseph R. Slaughter, eds. The Global South Atlantic. New York: Fordham University Press, 2017. 345 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8232-7788-9.

Reviewed by Andrew J. Kettler (University of California, Los Angeles) Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2019) Commissioned by Bryan Rindfleisch (Marquette University)

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Author: 
Antoinette Patricia Sutto
Reviewer: 
Christopher N. Fritsch

Fritsch on Sutto, 'Loyal Protestants and Dangerous Papists: Maryland and the Politics of Religion in the English Atlantic, 1630-1690'

Antoinette Patricia Sutto. Loyal Protestants and Dangerous Papists: Maryland and the Politics of Religion in the English Atlantic, 1630-1690. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2015. 272 pp. $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-3747-2; ISBN 978-0-8139-3748-9.

Reviewed by Christopher N. Fritsch Published on H-Atlantic (March, 2018) Commissioned by W. Douglas Catterall (Cameron University of Oklahoma)

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 (Cameron University of Oklahoma)

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

The Omnipresent Atlantic in the Early Modern French Metropole

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

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