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Papacy and the Atlantic World

Shona Johnston

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Papacy and the Atlantic World Introduction The early modern papacy (c. 1500–1800) constituted a vast bureaucracy (sometimes called the Holy Se...

Peru

Emily Berquist Soule

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Peru Introduction Geographically, Peru’s closest point to the Atlantic Ocean is the tiny island of Anapia, in Lake Titicaca. They lie over 3,000 kilomet...

Philanthropy

Amanda Moniz

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Philanthropy Introduction Since the beginnings of European expansion, philanthropy both fostered the integration of the Atlantic world and was...

Piracy

Kris Lane

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Piracy ...

Plantations

Christer Petley

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Plantations Introduction In the 16th century, “the plantation” referred to an area of overseas settlement by English settlers, such as the pla...

Political Participation in the Nineteenth Century Atlantic World

Marieke Polfliet

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Political Participation in the 19th-Century Atlantic World Introduction Political participation in the 19th-century Atlantic world is related ...

Polygamy and Bigamy

Sarah M. S. Pearsall

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Polygamy and Bigamy Introduction Polygamy and bigamy provoked heated controversies in the early modern Atlantic world and formed a topic of di...

Port Cities, British

Tony Webster

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

British Port Cities Introduction There has been much recent academic interest in the development of port cities generally, arising principally ...

Port Cities, British American

Kenneth Morgan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

British American Port Cities Introduction British American port cities were an important part of the social, economic, cultural, and political ...

Port Cities, French

Silvia Marzagalli

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

French Port Cities Introduction From the 15th to the 19th centuries, the French participated to the emergence of an Atlantic world, while th...

Port Cities, French American

Cécile Vidal

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

French American Port Cities Introduction Most urban settlements founded by the French in the Americas were port cities on the sea or on a rive...

Ports, African

Ty M. Reese

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

African Ports Introduction Starting in the 15th century, West Africa’s orientation started to change from being inward looking, to the trans-S...

Portugal, Early Modern

José Pedro Paiva, Roger Lee Jesus

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Early Modern Portugal Introduction During the first decades of the Early Modern period, due to discoveries made by Portuguese explorers, Portu...

Portuguese Atlantic World

John M. Monteiro, Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Portuguese Atlantic World Introduction The development of Portuguese navigation, trade, colonization, and intercultural exchange played a key ro...

Poverty in the Early Modern English Atlantic

David Hitchcock

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Poverty in the Early Modern English Atlantic Introduction Poverty in the early modern English Atlantic world was an economic reality that coul...

Print Culture in the British Atlantic

Eve T. Bannet

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Print Culture in the British Atlantic Introduction This article focuses on the different ways in which a shared language and highly flexible print cultu...

Proprietary Colonies

L. H. Roper

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Proprietary Colonies Introduction The character of early modern Western European states determined that many “public” activities were undertak...

Protestantism

Carla Gardina Pestana

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Protestantism Introduction Protestants arrived relatively late in the Atlantic world. No permanent settlement of Protestants was founded until the early...

Puritanism

Abram C. Van Engen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Puritanism Introduction Puritanism is a problem. It had a massive impact on the early modern history of England and New England, and yet no sc...

Quakers

John Smolenski

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Quakers Introduction The Society of Friends, colloquially known as the Quakers, played a major role in shaping the religious culture of the At...

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