The World of Colonial America

Editor: Gallup-Diaz, Ignacio
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: Routledge

Single-User Purchase Price: $210.00
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ISBN: 978-1-13-878690-5
Category: History - United States -- History
Image Count: 21
Book Status: Available
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The World of Colonial America: An Atlantic Handbook offers a comprehensive and in-depth survey of cutting-edge research into the communities, cultures, and colonies that comprised colonial America, with a focus on the processes through which communities were created, destroyed, and recreated that were at the heart of the Atlantic experience.

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Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction: Atlantic Perspectives
  • PART I Spanish Empire; Spanish Influences
  • 1 From Monarchy to Empire: Ideologies, Institutions, and the Limits of Spanish Imperial Sovereignty, 1492–1700 - Alexander Ponsen
  • 2 “The Oversight of King Henry VII”: Imperial Envy and the Making of British America - Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra and Bradley J. Dixon
  • 3 Indo-Hispano Borderlands in the Americas: Entanglements, North and South - Bianca Brigidi and James F. Brooks
  • PART II Unfree Labor
  • 4 Labor, Empire, and the State: The English Imperial Experience in the Seventeenth Century - Abigail L. Swingen
  • 5 The Early English Caribbean: Conflict, the Census, and Control - Jenny Shaw
  • 6 The Development of Slavery in the British Americas - Justin Roberts
  • PART III British Colonial Developments and the Fates of Indigenous Polities
  • 7 Spiritual Giants, Worldly Empires: Indigenous Peoples and New England to the 1680s - Neal Salisbury
  • 8 “Vast and Furious”: Understanding an Atlantic New England - Wendy Warren
  • 9 The Middle Colonies: Region, Restoration, and Imperial Integration - Ned C. Landsman
  • 10 His Own, Their Own: Settler Colonialism, Native Peoples, and Imperial Balances of Power in Eastern North America, 1660–1715 - Daniel K. Richter
  • 11 The Chesapeake: Putting Maryland on the Map - Kathleen M. Brown
  • 12 Protestantism as Ideology in the British Atlantic World - Carla Gardina Pestana
  • 13 Was Knowledge Power?: Science in the British Atlantic - Joyce E. Chaplin
  • PART IV Competition and Imperial Frontiers
  • 14 Defying Mercantilism: Dutch Interimperial Trade in the Atlantic World - [Wim or Willem?]
  • 15 Atlantic, Western, and Continental Early America - Paul W. Mapp
  • 16 Native-European Interactions in North America and the Trade in Furs - Ann M. Carlos and Frank D. Lewis
  • 17 Dismantling the Dream of “France's Peru”: Indian and African Influence on the Development of Early Colonial Louisiana - Elizabeth Ellis
  • PART V Revolutions
  • 18 How to Lose an Empire: British Misperceptions of the Sinews of the Transatlantic System - Andrew Shankman and Ignacio Gallup-Diaz
  • 19 The Revolutionary Black Atlantic: From Royalists to Revolutionaries - Jane Landers