Reviews

Author: 
Ondina E. González, Bianca Premo, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nara Milanich

Milanich on González and Premo, 'Raising an Empire: Children in Early Modern Iberia and Colonial Latin America'

Ondina E. González, Bianca Premo, eds. Raising an Empire: Children in Early Modern Iberia and Colonial Latin America. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2007. 270 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8263-3441-1.

Reviewed by Nara Milanich Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2009) Commissioned by Jordana Dym

Children and Colonialism in the Iberian Empire

Author: 
David Richardson, Anthony Tibbles, Suzanne Schwarz, eds
Reviewer: 
Madge Dresser

Dresser on Richardson and Tibbles and Schwarz and eds, 'Liverpool and Transatlantic Slavery'

David Richardson, Anthony Tibbles, Suzanne Schwarz, eds. Liverpool and Transatlantic Slavery. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2007. xii + 315 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84631-066-9.

Reviewed by Madge Dresser Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2008) Commissioned by Natalie A. Zacek

Slavery, Abolition, and Liverpool

Author: 
Jeffrey R. Kerr-Ritchie
Reviewer: 
Robert Desrochers

Desrochers on Kerr-Ritchie, 'Rites of August First: Emancipation Day in the Black Atlantic World'

Jeffrey R. Kerr-Ritchie. Rites of August First: Emancipation Day in the Black Atlantic World. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2007. xix + 272 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-3232-6; ISBN 978-0-8071-4364-3.

Reviewed by Robert Desrochers Published on H-Atlantic (December, 2008) Commissioned by Natalie A. Zacek

Author: 
Nancy L. Rhoden, ed.
Reviewer: 
Kate Murphy

Murphy on Rhoden, 'English Atlantics Revisited: Essays Honouring Ian K. Steele'

Nancy L. Rhoden, ed. English Atlantics Revisited: Essays Honouring Ian K. Steele. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2007. xxviii + 528 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-3219-9.

Reviewed by Kate Murphy Published on H-Atlantic (October, 2008) Commissioned by Natalie A. Zacek

In Steele's Footsteps

Author: 
Elisa Tamarkin
Reviewer: 
Daniel Kilbride

Kilbride on Tamarkin, 'Anglophilia: Deference, Devotion, and Antebellum America'

Elisa Tamarkin. Anglophilia: Deference, Devotion, and Antebellum America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. xxxiii + 400 pp.p Illustrations. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-78944-6.

Reviewed by Daniel Kilbride Published on H-Atlantic (October, 2008) Commissioned by Natalie A. Zacek

England Uber Alles

Author: 
Rosemary O'Day
Reviewer: 
Hannah Barker

Barker on O'Day, 'Women's Agency in Early Modern Britain and the American Colonies'

Rosemary O'Day. Women's Agency in Early Modern Britain and the American Colonies. Harlow and New York: Pearson Longman, 2007. viii + 494 pp. $42.67 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-29463-9.

Reviewed by Hannah Barker Published on H-Atlantic (October, 2008) Commissioned by Natalie A. Zacek

English Women, at Home and Abroad

Author: 
Nancy L. Rhoden, ed.
Reviewer: 
Cheryl Fury

Fury on Rhoden, 'English Atlantics Revisited: Essays Honouring Ian K. Steele'

Nancy L. Rhoden, ed. English Atlantics Revisited: Essays Honouring Ian K. Steele. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2007. xxviii + 528 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-3219-9.

Reviewed by Cheryl Fury (Department of History and Politics, University of New Brunswick (Saint John)) Published on H-Atlantic (August, 2008)

Revisiting the English Atlantic

Author: 
Elaine G. Breslaw
Reviewer: 
John Dixon

Dixon on Breslaw, 'Dr. Alexander Hamilton and Provincial America: Expanding the Orbit of Scottish Culture'

Elaine G. Breslaw. Dr. Alexander Hamilton and Provincial America: Expanding the Orbit of Scottish Culture. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2008. xv + 348 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-3278-4.

Reviewed by John Dixon (California State University, Channel Islands) Published on H-Atlantic (July, 2008)

Author: 
Gerald Horne
Reviewer: 
Mariana Dantas

Dantas on Gerald Horne, 'The Deepest South: The United States, Brazil, and the African Slave Trade' and Horne, 'The Deepest South: The United States, Brazil, and the African Slave Trade'

Gerald Horne. The Deepest South: The United States, Brazil, and the African Slave Trade. New York: New York University Press, 2007. v + 341 pp. Gerald Horne. The Deepest South: The United States, Brazil, and the African Slave Trade. New York: New York University Press, 2007. 352 S. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-3688-3; $24.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-3689-0.

Author: 
Susan Hardman Moore
Reviewer: 
Mark Peterson

Peterson on Moore, 'Pilgrims: New World Settlers and the Call of Home'

Susan Hardman Moore. Pilgrims: New World Settlers and the Call of Home. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007. xv + 316 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-11718-9.

Reviewed by Mark Peterson (Department of History, University of California, Berkeley) Published on H-Atlantic (July, 2008)

Swarming Back Again: Return Migration in the Puritan Atlantic

Author: 
James Taylor Carson
Reviewer: 
Jessica Ross Stern

Stern on Carson, 'Making an Atlantic World: Circles, Paths, and Stories from the Colonial South'

James Taylor Carson. Making an Atlantic World: Circles, Paths, and Stories from the Colonial South. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 2007. xx + 161 pp. $36.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57233-479-3.

Reviewed by Jessica Ross Stern (Department of History, California State University, Fullerton) Published on H-Atlantic (July, 2008)

Author: 
Linda A. Newson, Susie Minchin
Reviewer: 
Evelyn Powell Jennings

Jennings on Newson and Minchin, 'From Capture to Sale: The Portuguese Slave Trade to Spanish South America in the Early Seventeenth Century'

Linda A. Newson, Susie Minchin. From Capture to Sale: The Portuguese Slave Trade to Spanish South America in the Early Seventeenth Century. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2007. xiv + 378 pp. $148.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-15679-1.

Reviewed by Evelyn Powell Jennings (Department of History, Saint Lawrence University) Published on H-Atlantic (July, 2008)

Risky Business

Author: 
Kristin Mann
Reviewer: 
Ana Lucia Araujo

Araujo on Mann, 'Slavery and the Birth of an African City: Lagos, 1760-1900'

Kristin Mann. Slavery and the Birth of an African City: Lagos, 1760-1900. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2007. xii + 473 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34884-5.

Reviewed by Ana Lucia Araujo (Harriet Tubman Institute for Research on the Global Migrations of African Peoples, York University) Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2008)

The Emergence of a West African City

Author: 
Peter C. Mancall, ed.
Reviewer: 
Rebecca Goetz

Goetz on Mancall, 'The Atlantic World and Virginia, 1550-1624'

Peter C. Mancall, ed. The Atlantic World and Virginia, 1550-1624. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2007. xii + 596 pp. $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5848-6.

Reviewed by Rebecca Goetz (Department of History, Rice University) Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2008)

Author: 
Teófanes Egido López, Javier Burrieza Sánchez, Manuel Revuelta González
Reviewer: 
Alejandro Cañeque

Cañeque on López and Sánchez and González, 'Los jesuitas en España y en el mundo hispánico'

Teófanes Egido López, Javier Burrieza Sánchez, Manuel Revuelta González. Los jesuitas en España y en el mundo hispánico. Madrid: Marcial Pons Historia, 2004. 511 pp. EUR 24 (paper), ISBN 978-84-95379-79-5.

Reviewed by Alejandro Cañeque (Department of History, University of Durham) Published on H-Atlantic (June, 2008)

Ordering the Jesuits

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