Description - The English Atlantic in an Age of Revolution, 1640-1661 by Carla Gardina Pestana
Between 1640 and 1660, England, Scotland, and Ireland faced civil war, invasion, religious radicalism, parliamentary rule, and the restoration of the monarchy. Carla Gardina Pestana offers a sweeping history that systematically connects these cataclysmic events and the development of the infant plantations from Newfoundland to Surinam. Pestana presents a compelling case for rethinking our assumptions about empire and colonialism and offers an invaluable look at the creation of the English Atlantic world.
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(235mm x 155mm x 20mm)
Harvard University Press
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Author Biography - Carla Gardina Pestana
Carla Gardina Pestana is W. E. Smith Professor of History at Miami University in Ohio.