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Introduction The French Atlantic

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume which is about the history and culture of the French Atlantic. This volume focuses six cities and one archipelago within the French ... More


The Most Ignoble and Scandalous Kind of Subjection

Brett Rushforth

in Bonds of Alliance: Indigenous and Atlantic Slaveries in New France

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835586
eISBN:
9781469601359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807838174_rushforth.8
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The tension between antislavery sentiment in France and an expanding demand for enslaved laborers in its colonies profoundly shaped the culture and practice of slavery in the seventeenth-century ... More


The Significance of the French Slave Trade to the Evolution of the French Atlantic World before 1716

James Pritchard, David Eltis, and David Richardson

in Extending the Frontiers: Essays on the New Transatlantic Slave Trade Database

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300134360
eISBN:
9780300151749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300134360.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter focuses on the importance of the French slaving activities to the origin of the French Atlantic world before 1716. The 1999 CD-ROM contained 159 records of French slaving voyages before ... More


Common Routes to New Orleans

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the history of New Orleans as part of the French Atlantic. It explains that New Orleans and Louisiana have been similarly marginalized within French culture and suggests that ... More


Secrets of La Rochelle

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0003
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the history and culture of La Rochelle in the context of the French Atlantic. It explains that La Rochelle's French Atlantic identity is articulated around two interrelated ... More


‘Even way up yonder among the fish’: Frontiers and Islands at Saint-Pierre et Miquelon

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0004
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the history of Saint-Pierre et Miquelon in related to the French Atlantic. It discusses the dispersals of the inhabitants of Saint-Pierre et Miquelon in the late eighteenth ... More


Conclusion

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0009
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the history and culture of the French Atlantic. It discusses the dispersal of Frenchness in the sites considered in this study and suggests that ... More


Montevideo's Arrivals and Departures

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0008
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the history of Montevideo, Uruguay in the context of the French Atlantic. It discusses the ‘prehistory’ of a French presence in Montevideo and the peak French arrivals in 1841 ... More


Nobility Lost: French and Canadian Martial Cultures, Indians, and the End of New France

Christian Ayne Crouch

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452444
eISBN:
9780801470394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452444.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This book is a cultural history of the Seven Years’ War in French-claimed North America, focused on the meanings of wartime violence and the impact of the encounter between Canadian, Indian, and ... More


Speaking and Dancing in Cayenne

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the history and culture of Cayenne, Guyane in the context of the French Atlantic. It explains that identities in Guyane became highly contested sites from the second half of the ... More


Passages of Nantes

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the history and culture of Nantes as part of the French Atlantic region. It analyses ways in which the Atlantic dimension plays out in modern representations of the city and ... More


Bridges and Walls in Quebec City

in The French Atlantic: Travels in Culture and History

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310508
eISBN:
9781846315848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310508.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the history of Quebec City in the context of the French Atlantic. It traces the so-called national-allegorical tension between centrifugal/centripetal or ... More


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