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British Atlantic, American Frontier

Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America

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Published by University Press of New England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • History: American,
  • Geography,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • West Indies, British,
  • The Americas,
  • North America,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • World - Colonial Studies,
  • History / United States / General,
  • United States - General,
  • Agriculture,
  • Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8793829M
    ISBN 101584654260
    ISBN 109781584654261

    Read "British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America. By Stephen J. Hornsby (Hanover, University Press of New England, ) pp. $ cloth $ paper, Journal of Interdisciplinary History" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your : Hancock, David. The book Frontier Seaport: access to the Great Lakes and the St. Lawrence River positioned this new metropolis at the intersection of the fur-rich frontier and the Atlantic trade routes. In British, and American Detroit during the 18th and early 19th centuries within the historiographies of continental and Atlantic history Highly.

      Historians have long maintained that the rise of the British empire brought an end to the great age of piracy, turning the once violent Atlantic frontier into a locus of orderly commerce by In this book, Guy Chet reassesses that view by documenting the persistence of piracy, smuggling, and other forms of illegal trade throughout the eighteenth century despite ongoing. The Next American Frontier, By Robert Reich. The Atlantic Monthly | March The fate of British industry over the past twenty-five years illustrates this new reality. the stock of many.

    Sets the story of British North American captives in the context of captive experiences in 17th-century North Africa and 18th- and 19th-century India and Afghanistan. Conjuring an image of vulnerability in this era of expansion, it claims North American captivities had less influence on British culture than the experiences of the many sailors. Atkin, Edmond, THE APPALACHIAN INDIAN FRONTIER: Edmond Atkin Report and Plan of NEW copy, trade paperback. (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, ). Illustrations, map, pp. ~~~ "In the British Board of Trade, belatedly awakening to the need of winning the allegiance of the southern Indians on the eve of the Seven Years' War, sought out Edmond Atkin for advice.


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British Atlantic, American Frontier Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America Stephen J. Hornsby UPNE • pp. illus. 7 x 10" American History /. With British Atlantic, American Frontier, Stephen Hornsby takes his place in the front rank of historical geographers of British Atlantic generation "The Canadian Geographer" Review “This book offers a compelling geographical interpretation of American colonial history that maps it into the wider Atlantic World and British Empire of which it was a by: With British Atlantic, American Frontier, Stephen Hornsby takes his place in the front rank of historical geographers of his generation."—The Canadian Geographer “This book should nonetheless become indispensable reading for historians of early America.” —The Journal of American HistoryPrice: $ British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America: Stephen J.

Hornsby: Books - or: Stephen J. Hornsby. Reflecting the growing scholarly interest in transnational and comparative approaches to studying the past, British Atlantic, American Frontier offers a geographical perspective on the development of British America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries/5(11).

Reflecting the growing scholarly interest in transnational and comparative approaches to studying the past, British Atlantic, American Frontier offers a geographical perspective on the development of British America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

It covers in detail not only the American eastern seaboard, but also eastern Canada and the West Indies, as well as the trans-Atlantic. British Atlantic, American Frontier - Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America Hardcover – January 1, by Stephen J.

Hornsby (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: Stephen J. Hornsby.

British Atlantic, American Frontier by Stephen J. Hornsby,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(11). Atlantic Staple Regions: Newfoundland, the West Indies, and Hudson Bay 00 Chapter 3. Continental Staple Regions: New England, the Chesapeake, and South Carolina Chapter 4. Agricultural Frontiers: New England, the Mid-Atlantic, and the Southern Backcountry Chapter 5.

British American Towns Chapter 6. British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America. Hanover, N.H.: University Press of New England in association with the Center for American Places, Santa Fe, N.

Mex. xv, Cloth $, paper $Author: Carla Gardina Pestana. Reflecting the growing scholarly interest in transnational and comparative approaches to studying the past, British Atlantic, American Frontier offers a geographical perspective on the development of British America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

It covers in detail not only the American eastern seaboard, but also eastern Canada and the West Indies, as well as the trans-Atlantic Cited by: British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British Stephen J.

Hornsby. (Lebanon, NH: University Press of New England, Author: Michelle Craig McDonald. Creating an English Atlantic, --Atlantic staple regions: Newfoundland, the West Indies, and Hudson Bay --Continental staple regions: New England, the Chesapeake, and South Carolina --Agricultural frontiers: New England, the Mid-Atlantic, and the southern backcountry --British American towns --The fracturing of British America.

The American frontier began when Jamestown, Virginia, was settled by the English in In the earliest days of European settlement of the Atlantic coast, until aboutthe frontier was essentially any part of the interior of the continent beyond the fringe of existing settlements along the Atlantic on: Currently the United States, historically.

British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America. By Stephen J. Hornsby (Hanover, University Press of New England, ) pp.

$ cloth $ paper Drawing upon an impressive array of historical sources, Hornsby provides a thoughtful synthetical overview of the evolution of Atlantic-facing British America. General Overviews. British Atlantic history is a relatively new field, arising out of and related to studies of colonial British America.

Greene is a good early example of a synthesis that bridges the gap between the two fields. Meinig is an early statement, coming out of historical geography, about how colonial British America might be usefully redesigned as the British Atlantic.

tion with the Center for American Places, $ (cloth), isbn ; $ (paper), isbn As is characteristic with Stephen Hornsby, this new work on the British Atlantic and American frontiers suffers from no shortage of ambition or reach.

The book surveys the British colonial world from Hudson Bay and Newfoundland in the. Reflecting the growing scholarly interest in transnational and comparative approaches to studying the past, British Atlantic, American Frontier offers a geographical perspective on the development of British America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

It covers in detail not only the American eastern seaboard, but also eastern Canada and the West Indies, as well as [ ]. The “Frontier” is defined as “a region at the edge of a settled area”. The “American Frontier,” began with the first days of European settlement on the Atlantic coast and the eastern rivers.

From the start, the “Frontier” was most often categorized as the western edge of settlement. REVIEWS British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America.

By Stephen J. Hornsby. (Lebanon, NH: University Press of New England, Pp. xv, Illustrations, maps. Cloth, $; paper, $) Stephen Hornsby, Professor of Geography and Canadian Studies at the University of Maine, describes his work as a ``geographical reconceptualization'' of the.

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