Caribbean Exchanges: Slavery and the Transformation of English Society, 1640-1700 / Susan Dwyer Amussen
Review Date:31 Aug 2008
As the bicentenary of the abolition of the Atlantic slave trade approached, the past few years saw a great outpouring of scholarship on subjects related to the relationship between Britain, slavery, race and empire, with particular focus upon Britain's entry into participation in the slave trade and plantation agriculture, and upon the rise of popular opposition to slavery.
Annals of Native America: How the Nahuas of Colonial Mexico Kept Their History Alive / Camilla Townsend
Review Date:25 Oct 2018
It is difficult to believe now that generations of scholars in the 20th century argued with insistence that the indigenous cultures of the Americas were destroyed by European imperial expansion.
Review Date:19 Sep 2019
Asian American studies in which the ‘American’ refers to Latin America have seen a considerable growth in recent years.