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Colonization of English America

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Colonization of English America Introduction England was a latecomer in the colonization of the Americas. It drew heavily on the example o...

Colonization, Ideologies of

Ken MacMillan

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Ideologies of Colonization Introduction Envisioning, executing, and explaining colonization in the Atlantic world was a complex process for Eu...

Communications in the Atlantic World

Thomas Wien

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Communications in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionFundamental to human social existence, communication is notoriously difficult to circumscribe as a fie...

Comparative Indigenous History of the Americas

Yanna Yannakakis

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Comparative Indigenous History of the Americas Introduction The Atlantic world as an organizing concept for the history of the region bounded ...


Nicole von Germeten

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Confraternities Introduction Confraternities were European Catholic institutions that were brought to the Americas in the 16th century and emb...


Max Edling

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Constitutions Introduction The age of Atlantic revolutions was also an age of constitution making. From Chile to Russia, from Norway to Malta, ...

Continental America

Kathleen DuVal, Kristofer Ray

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Continental America Introduction Traditionally, early American history was limited to the thirteen British colonies that rebelled and becam...

Cook, Captain James

Edward G. Gray

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Captain James CookIntroductionCaptain James Cook was probably the greatest explorer in British history. From 1768 until his death in 1779, he led thre...


Beverly Lemire

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Cotton Introduction Cotton is one of the catalyst commodities in world history. This fiber was at the center of manufacturing and internationa...

Credit and Debt

Yannick Lemarchand, Cheryl Susan McWatters

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Credit and Debt Introduction Trade and commercial development in the Atlantic world required capital, investment, and financing, both directly...

Creek Indians in the Atlantic World, The

Bryan Rindfleisch

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2019-03-27

The Creek Indians in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionThe Creek Indians (Mvskoke) are a nation of Native Peoples recognized by the US federal government ...


Roderick McDonald, Michelle Craig McDonald

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Creolization Introduction Few areas of historical scholarship have undergone such dramatic expansion, in so short a space of time, as the stu...

Criminal Transportation in the Atlantic World

Nicole K. Dressler, Aaron Spencer Fogleman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Criminal Transportation in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionFor centuries, European states used criminal transportation as a mechanism not only to punish...

Crowds in the Atlantic World

Thomas J. Humphrey

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

Crowds in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionCrowds and crowd actions are a critical component of Atlantic history. While historians often refer to crowd a...


Elena A. Schneider

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-06-27

CubaIntroductionCuba’s past has taken place at the crossroads of Atlantic history. The largest Caribbean island—located at the crux of crucial shippin...


Jonathan Barth

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2020-04-22

CurrencyIntroductionCurrency is among the most contested phenomena in economic history. Its tentacles extend well beyond the economic realm, influenci...

Death in the Atlantic World

Erik R. Seeman

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Death in the Atlantic WorldIntroductionDeath studies emerged as a distinct field of scholarly inquiry in the 1970s. From the beginning the field was a...

Demography of the Atlantic World

Trevor Burnard

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Demography of the Atlantic WorldIntroductionThe demography of the Atlantic world concerns the basic building blocks through which societies reproduce ...

Diaspora, Jewish

David Graizbord

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-08-26

Jewish Diaspora Introduction Despite the existence of various academic works on Jews in or of various corners of the Atlantic, the study of Jew...

Diaspora, The Acadian

Christopher Hodson

Subject: Atlantic History »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

The Acadian Diaspora Introduction Late in 1755, an army of British regulars and Massachusetts volunteers undertook what one officer described a...

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