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George Montagu Dunk, Second Earl of Halifax

Andrew D. M. Beaumont

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

George Montagu Dunk, Second Earl of HalifaxIntroductionGeorge Montagu Dunk (b. 1716–d. 1771) was a British career politician from 1739 until his death...

Georgia in the Atlantic World

Paul M. Pressly

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

Georgia in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionScholarly interest in comparative and interdisciplinary approaches to studying the past has produced a deep a...

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...

Glasgow

Stephen Mullen

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

GlasgowIntroductionGlasgow was a leading port in the British-Atlantic world for around 200 years. The granting of Royal Burgh status in 1611 facilitat...

Glorious Revolution

Gary S. De Krey

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Glorious RevolutionIntroductionThe Glorious Revolution of 1688–1689 was for long a well-known historical landmark. The Whig interpretation of the revo...

Godparents and Godparenting

Vincent Cousseau

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2015-04-29

Godparents and Godparenting Introduction Godparenting is a rite associated with baptism, which constitutes the integration ceremony within the...

Great Awakening

Thomas S. Kidd

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Great AwakeningIntroductionThe Great Awakening was the most profound social, cultural, and religious upheaval in the North American British colonies p...

Green Atlantic: the Irish in the Atlantic World

Elodie Peyrol-Kleiber

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Green Atlantic: the Irish in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionDoes an Irish Atlantic exist? Indeed, forgetting Ireland when studying the Atlantic world w...

Guianas, The

Randy M. Browne

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

The GuianasIntroductionThe Guianas span some nine hundred miles of Atlantic coast in northern South America, from the Orinoco River in the west to the...

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 in the Atlantic World

Evelyn Jennings

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Havana in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionFrom the mid-1500s onward the strategic importance of Havana in imperial trade shaped its development and attr...

Hinterlands of the Atlantic World

Susanne Lachenicht

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Hinterlands of the Atlantic WorldIntroductionHinterlands are more often than not understood as tributary regions, the backcountry or Umland (“land aro...

Histories and Historiographies of the Atlantic World

Agnes Delahaye

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Histories and Historiographies of the Atlantic WorldIntroductionBroadly defined, histories of the Atlantic world are works of historical research on t...

Honor

Verónica Undurraga

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Honor Introduction Honor has played a significant role in the Atlantic world, forming part of the value systems that have structured its socie...

Huguenots

Bertrand Van Ruymbeke

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

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

Hunger and Food Shortages

Kelly Kean Sharp

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2021-01-12

Hunger and Food ShortagesIntroductionWoven into the fabric of history, hunger and food shortage experienced by individuals, communities, or large-scal...

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 ...

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