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American Colonial Empire


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American Colonial Empire

Contested territory: American film spectatorship, colonial mimicry and British Empire

Cathy Matson. Merchants and Empire: Trading in Colonial New York. (Early America: History, Context, Culture.) Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 1998. Pp. x, 458

Race-Making and Colonial Violence in the U.S. Empire: The Philippine-American War as Race War

Raising an Empire: Children in Early Modern Iberia and Colonial Latin America. Edited by Ondina E. González and Bianca Prerno (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2007. xi plus 258 pp. $24.95)

Colonial Crucible: Empire in the Making of the Modern American State. Ed. by Alfred W. McCoy and Francisco A. Scarano. (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2009. xviii, 685 pp. Paper, $29.95, ISBN 978-0-299-23104-0.)

Herbert S. Klein. The American Finances of the Spanish Empire: Royal Income and Expenditures in Colonial Mexico, Peru, and Bolivia, 1680–1809. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. 1998. Pp. xii, 221. $55.00

Laura A. Lewis. Hall of Mirrors: Power, Witchcraft, and Caste in Colonial Mexico. (Latin America Otherwise: Languages, Empires, Nations.) Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. 2003. Pp. xiv, 262. Cloth $79.95, paper $22.95

Irene Silverblatt. Modern Inquisitions: Peru and the Colonial Origins of the Civilized World. (Latin America Otherwise: Languages, Empires, Nations.) Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. 2004. Pp. xv, 299. Cloth $79.95, paper $22.95

Ondina E. GonzGonzálezlez and Bianca Premo, editors. Raising an Empire: Children in Early Modern Iberia and Colonial Latin America. (Diálogos.) Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press. 2007. Pp. xi, 258. $24.95

Jane E. Mangan. Trading Roles: Gender, Ethnicity, and the Urban Economy in Colonial Potosí. (Latin America Otherwise: Languages, Empires, Nations.) Durham: Duke University Press. 2005. Pp. 277. Cloth $79.95, paper $22.95

Gonzalo Lamana. Domination without Dominance: Inca–Spanish Encounters in Early Colonial Peru. (Latin America Otherwise: Languages, Empires, Nations.) Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. 2008. Pp. xiii, 287. Cloth $79.95, paper $22.95

Ralph Bauer, José Antonio Mazzotti, editors. Creole Subjects in the Colonial Americas: Empires, Texts, Identities. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture. 2009. Pp. ix, 503. Cloth $75.00, paper $27.50

Creole Subjects in the Colonial Americas: Empires, Texts, Identities. Ed. by Ralph Bauer and José Antonio Mazzotti. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2009. xiv, 503 pp. Cloth, $75.00, ISBN 978-0-8078-3213-4. Paper, $27.50, ISBN 978-0-8078-5968-1.)

Empire's Nature: Mark Catesby's New World Vision. Edited by Amy R. W. Meyers and Margaret Beck Pritchard. Chapel Hill and Williamsburg, Va.: University of North Carolina Press for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. xviii + 272 pp. Illustrations, notes, index, list of contributors. Cloth $60.00, paper $24.95

 
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