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Lionel Laborie

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

ShakersIntroductionThe Shakers, officially known as the United Society of Believers in Christ’s Second Appearing, are a millenarian religious movement...

Shakespeare and the Atlantic World

David McInnis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Shakespeare and the Atlantic World Introduction Shakespeare’s career as a playwright for the Lord Chamberlain’s men, later the King’s men, coi...

Ships and Shipping

Kenneth Morgan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Ships and ShippingIntroductionThe scattered nature of colonial settlements across three thousand miles of the Atlantic Ocean placed ships at the heart...


Hilary Jones

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

SignaresIntroductionDerived from the Portuguese senhora, the word signare came to describe African women who entered into temporary marital unions wit...


Ben Marsh

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Silk Introduction Since its emergence in Neolithic China, the use and cultivation of silk has expanded dramatically across the globe. First sp...

Slave Codes

Sally Hadden

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Slave Codes Introduction The creation of legal codes dates back to antiquity, but the preference for continuing to use codes (as opposed to ga...

Slave Names and Naming in the Anglophone Atlantic

Margaret Williamson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-04-26

Slave Names and Naming in the Anglophone AtlanticIntroductionThe naming of slaves has not been treated in dedicated monographs, but it often figures i...

Slave Owners In The British Atlantic

Nick Draper

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Slave Owners in the British Atlantic Introduction The recent historiography of slavery in the Atlantic world has, for entirely understandable ...

Slave Rebellions

James Sidbury

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Slave Rebellions Introduction The importance and meaning of slave rebellions for our understanding of slavery has changed. During the first ha...

Slave Resistance in the Atlantic World

Amy Marie Johnson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Slave Resistance in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionEnslaved peoples have employed a variety of techniques to negotiate and overthrow their enslavement ...

Slave Trade and Natural Science, The

Kathleen S. Murphy

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

The Slave Trade and Natural ScienceIntroductionSeparately, the natural sciences and the slave trade have been the subject of extensive scholarship, ye...

Slave Trade, The Atlantic

David Northrup

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

The Atlantic Slave Trade Introduction The slave trade was one of the earliest and the most capital-intensive forms of Atlantic interaction....

Slavery and Empire

Christian Pinnen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Slavery and EmpireIntroductionSlavery and empire are two concepts that are intimately connected in the Atlantic world. From the first moments of Spani...

Slavery and Fear

Jason T. Sharples

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-11-29

Slavery and FearIntroductionThe extreme violence of Atlantic slavery made it a system of fear. From slaving vessels off the coast of Africa to interio...

Slavery and Gender

Mieko Nishida

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Slavery and Gender Introduction Slavery and gender is a relatively new topic in Atlantic history. Studies of slavery and gender developed some...

Slavery and the Family

David Stefan Doddington

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Slavery and the FamilyIntroductionFrom the earliest historical studies on Atlantic slavery to the present day, historians have been interested in the ...

Slavery in Africa

Ty M. Reese

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

Slavery in AfricaIntroductionSlavery is viewed as an ancient and universal institution and thus it can be found in a diversity of forms throughout Afr...

Slavery in Brazil

Keila Grinberg

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-01-11

Slavery in BrazilIntroductionThe defining feature of Brazilian history is the large-scale presence of slavery for nearly 350 years, from the arrival o...

Slavery in British America

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-09-20

Slavery in British America Introduction Slavery was the most important institution in colonial British America. Every area of colonial British...

Slavery in British and American Literature

Judie Newman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Slavery in British and American Literature Introduction For some literary scholars, all literature that follows the establishment of Atlantic ...

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