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Beneath the Backbone of the WorldBlackfoot People and the North American Borderlands, 1720-1877

Beneath the Backbone of the World: Blackfoot People and the North American Borderlands, 1720-1877

Ryan Hall

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469655154
eISBN:
9781469655178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469655154.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

For the better part of two centuries, between 1720 and 1877, the Blackfoot (Niitsitapi) people controlled a vast region of what is now the U.S. and Canadian Great Plains. As one of the most expansive ... More

The Chiefs Now in This CityIndians and the Urban Frontier in Early America

The Chiefs Now in This City: Indians and the Urban Frontier in Early America

Colin Calloway

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197547656
eISBN:
9780197547687
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197547656.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

In contrast to many popular and some academic histories that portray Indians retreating as cities grow in North America, this book recovers the forgotten stories of the many Indian people who ... More

The Compleat Victory:Saratoga and the American Revolution

The Compleat Victory:: Saratoga and the American Revolution

Kevin J. Weddle

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780195331400
eISBN:
9780197549445
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195331400.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

In the late summer and fall of 1777, after two years of indecisive fighting on both sides, the outcome of the American War of Independence hung in the balance. Having successfully expelled the ... More

Diagnosing DissentHysterics, Deserters, and Conscientious Objectors in Germany during World War One

Diagnosing Dissent: Hysterics, Deserters, and Conscientious Objectors in Germany during World War One

Rebecca Ayako Bennette

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751202
eISBN:
9781501751226
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751202.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Although physicians during World War I, and scholars since, have addressed the idea of disorders such as shell shock as inchoate flights into sickness by men unwilling to cope with war's privations, ... More

Early American RebelsPursuing Democracy from Maryland to Carolina, 1640-1700

Early American Rebels: Pursuing Democracy from Maryland to Carolina, 1640-1700

Noeleen McIlvenna

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469656069
eISBN:
9781469656083
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469656069.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

During the half century after 1650 that saw the gradual imposition of a slave society in England’s North American colonies, poor white settlers in the Chesapeake sought a republic of equals. ... More

The Passion of Anne HutchinsonAn Extraordinary Woman, the Puritan Patriarchs, and the World They Made and Lost

The Passion of Anne Hutchinson: An Extraordinary Woman, the Puritan Patriarchs, and the World They Made and Lost

Marilyn J. Westerkamp

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780197506905
eISBN:
9780197506936
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197506905.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Anne Hutchinson remains an iconic figure in early American history and women’s history. More than a hundred years of scholarship on Puritans and New England colonization have positioned the ... More

Power and LibertyConstitutionalism in the American Revolution

Power and Liberty: Constitutionalism in the American Revolution

Gordon S. Wood

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197546918
eISBN:
9780197546949
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197546918.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This book covers major issues of constitutionalism in the American Revolution. It begins with the imperial debate over taxation and representation between the colonists and the British government. ... More

The Province of AfflictionIllness and the Making of Early New England

The Province of Affliction: Illness and the Making of Early New England

Ben Mutschler

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226714424
eISBN:
9780226714561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226714561.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The Province of Affliction explores the surprising roles that illness played in shaping the foundations of New England society and government from the late seventeenth century through the early ... More

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