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Fiscality

Filipa Ribeiro da Silva

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Fiscality Introduction The early modern Atlantic world was a space of circulation and exchange for people, ideas, and commodities. European st...

Food

Jeffrey Pilcher

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Food Introduction Food is at the heart of human societies, economies, and cultures, but historians have long considered it peripheral to their...

France and Empire

Christopher Hodson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

France and Empire Introduction At its apex, the early modern French Empire laid claim to nearly a third of North America, ruled over the Carib...

Free People of Color

Matt Childs

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Free People of Color Introduction Wherever slavery existed in the Americas, free people of color could be found. Despite the ubiquitous pre...

French Atlantic World

Marie-Jeanne Rossignol

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

French Atlantic World Introduction The very notions of Atlantic history and a French Atlantic are heavily debated, especially by French histo...

French Revolution, The

Allan Potofsky

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

The French Revolution Introduction Was the French Revolution part of a single movement that historians conceptualize as the revolutionary Atlan...

Gender

Ellen Hartigan-O'Connor

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Gender Introduction Women as well as men were central to the patterns of trade and conquest that made the Atlantic world. Early work in Atl...

Gender in North America

Karin Wulf

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Gender in North America Introduction Gender, in Joan Scott’s famous formulation, is “a constitutive element of social relationships based on p...

Germans in the Atlantic World

Philip Otterness

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Germans in the Atlantic World Introduction The scope of the German Atlantic world is somewhat limited when compared to the Atlantic worlds cre...

Glorious Revolution

Gary S. De Krey

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Glorious Revolution Introduction The Glorious Revolution of 1688–1689 was once a well-known historical landmark. The Whig interpretation of th...

Great Awakening

Thomas S. Kidd

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Great Awakening Introduction The Great Awakening was the most profound social, cultural, and religious upheaval in the North American British ...

Haitian Revolution, The

Marie-Jeanne Rossignol

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Haitian Revolution Introduction The Haitian Revolution has continually triggered scholarly (and literary) interest since its inception, t...

Hanoverian Britain

Mark Knights

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Hanoverian Britain Introduction Hanoverian Britain spanned the period from the accession of George, elector of Hanover, to the British thro...

Havana

Evelyn Jennings

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Havana Introduction From the mid-1500s onward the strategic importance of Havana in imperial trade shaped its development and attracted a dive...

Huguenots

Bertrand Van Ruymbeke

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Huguenots Introduction The Huguenots are French Calvinists. The word “huguenot” is an adaptation from eigdnossen, a Swiss German term meaning ...

Iberian Atlantic World, 1600-1800

Jane Landers

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Iberian Atlantic World, 1600–1800 Introduction Following the successful conclusion of their wars to recover the Iberian Peninsula from Musl...

Iberian Empires, 1600-1800

Jane Landers

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Iberian Empires, 1600–1800 Introduction By 1600 Spain had completed the conquests of the core areas of its vast empire and established an e...

Idea of Atlantic History, The

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Idea of Atlantic History Introduction Atlantic history is a kind of historical analysis that historians have used since the late 1980s to...

Indentured Servitude

Michael Guasco

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Indentured Servitude Introduction Although it most famously appeared during the 17th century as a means for facilitating transatlantic migratio...

India, The Atlantic Ocean and

Philip Stern

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

The Atlantic Ocean and India Introduction Growing interest in world, global, and what Subrahmanyam 2007 (cited under Portuguese) calls “connec...

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