Reviews

Author: 
Michele Currie Navakas
Reviewer: 
John Nelson

Nelson on Navakas, 'Liquid Landscape: Geography and Settlement at the Edge of Early America'


Michele Currie Navakas. Liquid Landscape: Geography and Settlement at the Edge of Early America. Early American Studies Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. 248 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4956-9.

Reviewed by John Nelson (University of Notre Dame)
Published on H-Early-America (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers

Author: 
Patrick Griffin, ed.
Reviewer: 
Shira Lurie

Lurie on Griffin, 'Experiencing Empire: Power, People, and Revolution in Early America'


Patrick Griffin, ed. Experiencing Empire: Power, People, and Revolution in Early America. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2017. 280 pp. $39.50 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-8139-3989-6; $39.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8139-3988-9.

Reviewed by Shira Lurie (University of Virginia)
Published on H-Early-America (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers

Author: 
John Wareing
Reviewer: 
G. Patrick O'Brien

O'Brien on Wareing, 'Indentured Migration and the Servant Trade from London to America, 1618-1718'


John Wareing. Indentured Migration and the Servant Trade from London to America, 1618-1718. Oxford: Oxford University Press, February 2017. 352 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-878890-4.

Reviewed by G. Patrick O'Brien (University of South Carolina)
Published on H-Early-America (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers

Author: 
Robert G. Parkinson
Reviewer: 
Anna Leigh Todd

Todd on Parkinson, 'The Common Cause: Creating Race and Nation in the American Revolution'


Robert G. Parkinson. The Common Cause: Creating Race and Nation in the American Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. xi + 742 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2663-5.

Reviewed by Anna Leigh Todd (University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-Early-America (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers

Author: 
Rebecca Anne Goetz
Reviewer: 
Jeffrey T. Perry

Perry on Goetz, 'The Baptism of Early Virginia: How Christianity Created Race'


Rebecca Anne Goetz. The Baptism of Early Virginia: How Christianity Created Race. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. 240 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-1981-7.

Reviewed by Jeffrey T. Perry (Florida Gulf Coast University)
Published on H-Early-America (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers

Author: 
Bonnie Martin, James F. Brooks, eds.
Reviewer: 
Garrett W. Wright

Wright on Martin and Brooks, 'Linking the Histories of Slavery: North America and Its Borderlands'


Bonnie Martin, James F. Brooks, eds. Linking the Histories of Slavery: North America and Its Borderlands. School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar Series. Santa Fe: School for Advanced Research Press, 2015. Illustrations. 416 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-938645-60-0.

Author: 
Jennifer Van Horn
Reviewer: 
Laurel Daen

Daen on Van Horn, 'The Power of Objects in Eighteenth-Century British America'


Jennifer Van Horn. The Power of Objects in Eighteenth-Century British America. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 456 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2956-8.

Reviewed by Laurel Daen (Massachusetts Historical Society)
Published on H-Early-America (September, 2017)
Commissioned by Joshua J. Jeffers

Author: 
Kathleen M. Brown
Reviewer: 
Janet L. Coryell

Coryell on Brown, 'Good Wives, Nasty Wenches and Anxious Patriarchs: Gender, Race and Power in Colonial Virginia'


Kathleen M. Brown. Good Wives, Nasty Wenches and Anxious Patriarchs: Gender, Race and Power in Colonial Virginia. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xvi + 496 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4623-0; $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2307-1.

Reviewed by Janet L. Coryell (Western Michigan University)
Published on H-OIEAHC (January, 1997)

Author: 
Michael P. Winship
Reviewer: 
Sara Errington

Errington on Winship, 'Seers of God: Puritan Providentialism in the Restoration and Early Enlightenment'


Michael P. Winship. Seers of God: Puritan Providentialism in the Restoration and Early Enlightenment. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996. 226 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8018-5137-7.

Reviewed by Sara Errington (Brown University)
Published on H-OIEAHC (December, 1996)

Author: 
Conrad Edick Wright
Reviewer: 
John D. Saillant

Saillant on Wright, 'The Transformation of Charity in Postrevolutionary New England'


Conrad Edick Wright. The Transformation of Charity in Postrevolutionary New England. Boston, MA: Northeastern University Press, 1992. x + 330 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55553-123-2.

Reviewed by John D. Saillant (Western Michigan University)
Published on H-OIEAHC (March, 1996)

Reviewer: 
John D. Saillant

Saillant on , 'Metropolis: A Multimedia History of Western Civilization from the Neolithic to the Global Village'


Metropolis: A Multimedia History of Western Civilization from the Neolithic to the Global Village. Metropolitan Arts, Inc.. .

Reviewed by John D. Saillant
Published on H-OIEAHC (March, 1994)

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