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Africa and the Atlantic World

David Northrup

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Africa and the Atlantic World Introduction Africa from Morocco to the Cape of Good Hope experienced new contacts with Europeans during the ...

African American Religions

Stefania Capone

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

African American Religions Introduction Since its beginnings, the study of African American religions has combined anthropological and histori...

African Religion and Culture

David Northrup

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

African Religion and Culture Introduction Africa has been home to a great variety of religious and other cultural practices and beliefs, in...

America, Pre-Contact

Kathleen DuVal

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Pre-Contact America Introduction People lived in the Americas for at least ten thousand years before the arrival of Europeans and Africans begi...

American Revolution, The

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The American Revolution Introduction As a transformative event in American, world, and Atlantic history, the American Revolution has always ...

Army, British

Matthew P. Dziennik

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

British Army Introduction Despite its seminal importance to the nation’s security in the long 18th century, the British army occupied an ambig...

Atlantic Creoles

Jane Landers

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Atlantic Creoles Introduction Historians of the Atlantic world are indebted to Ira Berlin for the concept of “Atlantic Creoles,” a phrase Berli...

Atlantic Migration

Leslie Choquette

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Atlantic Migration Introduction Between the 16th and 19th centuries, an estimated three million Europeans and twelve million Africans crossed t...

Atlantic Trade and the British Economy

Kenneth Morgan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Atlantic Trade and the British Economy Introduction The relationship between overseas trade and British economic growth in the 17th and 18th ...

Atlantic Trade and the European Economy

Guillaume Daudin

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Atlantic Trade and the European Economy Introduction Most European intercontinental trade passed through the Atlantic during the Early Modern p...

Baptists

Janet Moore Lindman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Baptists Introduction The Baptist religion began in Continental Europe during the early 16th century. Known as Anabaptism, it emerged as a rad...

Black Atlantic in the Age of Revolutions, The

Roderick McDonald, Michelle Craig McDonald

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Black Atlantic in the Age of Revolutions Introduction Between 1630 and 1780 at least five Africans landed in Britain’s Atlantic empire ...

Borderlands

Kathleen DuVal

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Borderlands Introduction A borderland is both a place and a historiographic methodology, although historians often combine the two uses. A bord...

Brazil

John M. Monteiro

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Brazil Introduction In the early 21st century, one of the world’s largest nations, Brazil, owes its existence to a history that is intimately ...

British Atlantic Architectures

Daniel Maudlin

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

British Atlantic Architectures Introduction British Atlantic architectures is the history of buildings and built environments related to the B...

British Atlantic World

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

British Atlantic World Introduction The English were latecomers into the Atlantic, with permanent settlement not beginning in earnest until ...

Captivity

Neal Salisbury

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Captivity Introduction The study of cross-cultural captivity as a phenomenon of Atlantic history from the late 15th to late 19th centuries rema...

Caribbean, The

Gad Heuman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

The Caribbean Introduction The Caribbean includes the arc of islands in the Caribbean Sea but also the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, and French Gu...

Castas

Rachel O'Toole

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Castas Introduction Lower-status people and people of color in colonial Latin America, or the castas, as well as casta categories or terms tha...

Catholicism

Allyson M. Poska

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Catholicism Introduction The Roman Catholic Church was the single largest institution of the early modern Atlantic world. Its reach extended fr...

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