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Mark G. Hanna

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Smuggling Introduction Most historians agree that smuggling was prevalent throughout the Atlantic World during the early modern period, but fe...

Sociability in the British Atlantic

Valérie Capdeville

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-07-29

Sociability in the British AtlanticIntroductionSociability is both a value and a social practice, yet it is not universal. The ability to live in soci...

Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts, The

Travis Glasson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

The Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts Introduction The Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts (SP...


Matthew P. Dziennik

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Soldiers Introduction No history of warfare is complete without an appreciation of those who physically conduct the fighting. The history of s...

South Atlantic

Mariana P. Candido

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-06-29

South Atlantic Introduction The Atlantic south of the equator line was the most active economic hub in the early modern world, connecting Afric...

South Atlantic Creole Archipelagos South Atlantic Creole Archipelagos

Gerhard Seibert

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

South Atlantic Creole ArchipelagosIntroductionIn 2020 Cabo Verde (1557 sq. miles) and São Tomé and Príncipe (621 sq. miles) had a resident population ...

South Carolina

James Piecuch

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-05-26

South CarolinaIntroductionThe Carolina colony was chartered by England’s King Charles II in 1663, and the first settlers arrived in the vicinity of pr...

Sovereignty and the Law

Zach Bates, Ken MacMillan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Sovereignty and the LawIntroductionSovereignty—or to use the Latin term, imperium—refers to the independent power of a monarch or nation against all o...

Spain, Early Modern

Allyson M. Poska

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Early Modern SpainIntroductionDuring the Early Modern period, the Spanish kingdoms of Castile and Aragon were unique in many ways. For centuries, they...

Spanish America After Independence, 1825-1900

Clément Thibaud

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Spanish America After Independence, 1825–1900 Introduction The independence of Spanish America was the unexpected outcome of the monarchy’s ru...

Spanish American Port Cities

Jorge Díaz Ceballos

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2021-02-24

Spanish American Port CitiesIntroductionFollowing medieval political traditions, the conquest of America led by the Spanish crown was a highly urbaniz...

Spanish Colonization to 1650

Allyson M. Poska

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Spanish Colonization to 1650IntroductionWith Christopher Columbus’s accidental arrival in the Caribbean in 1492, Castile became the first European kin...

Subjecthood in the Atlantic World

Hannah Weiss Muller

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Subjecthood in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionSubjecthood is most generally the state or condition of being a subject of a monarch. Although subjecthoo...

Sugar in the Atlantic World

Justin Roberts

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Sugar in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionSugar drove the expansion of European empires in the Atlantic world. From its cultivation in the Atlantic Islan...

Technology, Inventing, and Patenting

Aaron Graham

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

Technology, Inventing, and PatentingIntroductionThe classic narrative of technology, invention, and patenting in the Atlantic world before 1850 focuse...

Textiles in the Atlantic World

Sally Tuckett

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2019-10-30

Textiles in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionTextile history is not just about the cloth itself; it is also about how that cloth was made, who used it an...

Texts, Printing, and the Book

Finn Pollard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Texts, Printing, and the Book Introduction The subject embraced by this topic is vast and, in recent years, it has attracted increasing schola...

The American West

Tangi Villerbu

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

The American WestIntroductionMaking a bibliography on the American West is nearly an impossible task, for a number of reasons. First, what is the West...

The French Lesser Antilles

Vincent Cousseau, Marie Hardy

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

The French Lesser AntillesIntroductionThe Lesser Antilles are distinct from the Greater Antilles according to two geographical criteria: their proximi...


Kevin J. McGinley

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Theater Introduction This bibliography gives an overview of key studies that examine the intercontinental interactions of dramatic traditions ...

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