Early American History Series

The American Colonies, 1500-1830

Edited by Jaap Jacobs, University of St. Andrews (U.K.), L.H. Roper, State University of New York—New Paltz (U.S.A.), Bertrand Van Ruymbeke, Université de Paris VIII—St. Denis and Institut Universitaire de France (France)

Series Type: 
Series
ISSN: 
1877-0216
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Edited by Daniela Hacke, Free University of Berlin and Paul Musselwhite, Dartmouth College

Empire of the Senses introduces new approaches to the history of European imperialism in the Americas by questioning the role that the five senses played in framing the cultural encounters, colonial knowledge, and political relationships that built New World empires.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340633
Expected: 
November 2017
€135,00
$156.00

David A. Lupher, University of Puget Sound

Greeks, Romans, and Pilgrims examines the availability, circulation, and uses of classical knowledge in the earliest period of the settlement of New England, demonstrating the surprising awareness of Greek and Roman culture by the socially humble “Pilgrims” of Plymouth Plantation.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004351172
E-ISBN: 
9789004351196
Publication date: 
October 2017
€167,00
$192.00

Francisco A. Eissa-Barroso, The University of Manchester

In The Spanish Monarchy and the Creation of the Viceroyalty of New Granada (1717-1739), Francisco A. Eissa-Barroso analyzes the politics behind the most salient Bourbon reform introduced in Spanish America during the early eighteenth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004308787
E-ISBN: 
9789004308794
Publication date: 
October 2016
€151,00
$166.00

Edited by Marie-Jeanne Rossignol, Université Paris Diderot and Bertrand Van Ruymbeke, Université Paris 8 – Vincennes St Denis and Institut Universitaire de France

In The Atlantic World of Anthony Benezet (1713-1784): From French Reformation to North American Quaker Antislavery Activism, Marie-Jeanne Rossignol and Bertrand Van Ruymbeke offer the first scholarly volume examining Anthony Benezet, inspirator of 18th-century antislavery activism, as an Atlantic...
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315648
E-ISBN: 
9789004315662
Publication date: 
October 2016
€119,00
$143.00

Edited by Lauric Henneton, Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines and L.H. Roper, State University of New York—New Paltz

Fear and the Shaping of Early American Societies tracks the impact of fear and responses thereto on the social and political construction of 17th- and 18th-century America.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314733
E-ISBN: 
9789004314740
Publication date: 
April 2016
€126,00
$163.00

Aaron J. Palmer, Wisconsin Lutheran College

A Rule of Law offers a fresh examination of how South Carolina’s colonial elite ruled through a host of institutions beyond the legislature and jealously guarded this rule against all encroachment in the period leading to the American Revolution.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004272347
E-ISBN: 
9789004272354
Publication date: 
April 2014
€127,00
$152.00

George Colpitts, University of Calgary

In North America's Indian Trade in European Commerce and Imagination, Colpitts analyzes the imaginative and intellectual response of Europeans to their expanding trade relations with America's people in the period of colonization.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243231
E-ISBN: 
9789004259980
Publication date: 
November 2013
€126,00
$151.00

Edited by Francisco A. Eissa-Barroso, El Colegio de Michoacán and Ainara Vázquez Varela, Universidad de Navarra

Growing out of the first Anglophone academic workshop to focuse exclusively on the early Bourbon Spanish America, this collective volume offers a new perspective on the key changes experienced in Spanish America during the first half of the eighteenth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221086
E-ISBN: 
9789004253155
Publication date: 
May 2013
€110,00
$130.00