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Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia

The UNC Press publishes for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, the only organization in the United States exclusively dedicated to the advancement of study, research, and publications bearing on the history and culture of early America up to 1820. Books published through this partnership, which dates back more than half a century, have won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Bancroft Prize, and the Francis Parkman Prize.

The Institute is sponsored by the College of William and Mary and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. All editorial work, including acquisitions, for Institute books is done under the direction of Fredrika J. Teute, editor of publications.

<span style="" >Darkness Falls on the Land of Light</span>
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Darkness Falls on the Land of Light

Experiencing Religious Awakenings in Eighteenth-Century New England

By Douglas L. Winiarski

Insurgent evangelicalism in eighteenth-century New England Learn More »

<span style="" >Town House</span>
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Town House

Architecture and Material Life in the Early American City, 1780-1830

By Bernard L. Herman

What houses tell us about the lives of those who dwelled in them

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<span style="" >John Witherspoon's American Revolution</span>
Cloth: $45.00

John Witherspoon's American Revolution

By Gideon Mailer

An intellectual biography of founding father John Witherspoon Learn More »

<span style="" >Freedom's Debt</span>
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Freedom's Debt

The Royal African Company and the Politics of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1672-1752

By William A. Pettigrew

Britons assert a natural-born right to trade in enslaved Africans

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<span style="" >Final Passages</span>
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Final Passages

The Intercolonial Slave Trade of British America, 1619-1807

By Gregory E. O'Malley

Documents more than 7,000 voyages Learn More »

<span style="" >The Common Cause</span>
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The Common Cause

Creating Race and Nation in the American Revolution

By Robert G. Parkinson

A new story about the one story all Americans think they know Learn More »

<span style="" >Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640</span>
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Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640

By David Wheat

African settlers in the early Spanish Caribbean Learn More »

<span style="" >The Correspondence of John Cotton</span>
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The Correspondence of John Cotton

Edited By Sargent Bush Jr.

Collects all known surviving letters of the Puritan leader

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<span style="" >Selling Empire</span>
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Selling Empire

India in the Making of Britain and America, 1600-1830

By Jonathan Eacott

Consumer goods connected India, Britain, and America Learn More »

<span style="" >Pirate Nests and the Rise of the British Empire, 1570-1740</span>
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<span style="" >Dear Papa, Dear Charley</span>
Paper: $35.00

Dear Papa, Dear Charley

The Peregrinations of a Revolutionary Aristocrat, as Told by Charles Carroll of Carrollton and His Father, Charles Carroll of Annapolis, with Sundry Observations on Bastardy, Child-Rearing, Romance, Matrimony, Commerce, Tobacco, Slavery, and the Politics of Revolutionary America

Edited By Ronald Hoffman, Sally D. Mason and Eleanor S. Darcy

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<span style="" >Dear Papa, Dear Charley</span>
Paper: $35.00

Dear Papa, Dear Charley

The Peregrinations of a Revolutionary Aristocrat, as Told by Charles Carroll of Carrollton and His Father, Charles Carroll of Annapolis, with Sundry Observations on Bastardy, Child-Rearing, Romance, Matrimony, Commerce, Tobacco, Slavery, and the Politics of Revolutionary America

Edited By Ronald Hoffman, Sally D. Mason and Eleanor S. Darcy

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<span style="" >Dear Papa, Dear Charley</span>
Paper: $35.00

Dear Papa, Dear Charley

The Peregrinations of a Revolutionary Aristocrat, as Told by Charles Carroll of Carrollton and His Father, Charles Carroll of Annapolis, with Sundry Observations on Bastardy, Child-Rearing, Romance, Matrimony, Commerce, Tobacco, Slavery, and the Politics of Revolutionary America

Edited By Ronald Hoffman, Sally D. Mason and Eleanor S. Darcy

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<span style="" >The Papers of John Marshall</span>
Paper: $75.00

The Papers of John Marshall

Vol. VIII: Correspondence, Papers, and Selected Judicial Opinions, March 1814-December 1819

Edited By Charles F. Hobson

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<span style="" >The Papers of John Marshall</span>
Paper: $75.00

The Papers of John Marshall

Volume IX: Correspondence, Papers, and Selected Judicial Opinions, January 1820-December 1823

Edited by Charles F. Hobson, with Laura S. Gwilliam, Susan Holbrook Perdue, and Robert W. Smith

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<span style="" >The Papers of John Marshall</span>
Paper: $75.00

The Papers of John Marshall

Vol. I: Correspondence and Papers, November 10, 1775-June 23, 1788, and Account Book, September 1783-June 1788

Edited By Herbert A. Johnson, Charles T. Cullen and Nancy G. Harris

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<span style="" >The Papers of John Marshall</span>
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The Papers of John Marshall

Vol. IV: Correspondence and Papers, January 1799-October 1800

Edited By Charles T. Cullen and Leslie Tobias

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<span style="" >The Papers of John Marshall</span>
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The Papers of John Marshall

Vol. II: Correspondence and Papers, July 1788-December 1795, and Account Book, July 1788-December 1795

Edited By Charles T. Cullen and Herbert A. Johnson

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<span style="" >The Papers of John Marshall</span>
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The Papers of John Marshall

Vol. V: Selected Law Cases, 1784-1800

Edited by Charles F. Hobson

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<span style="" >The Papers of John Marshall</span>
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The Papers of John Marshall

Vol. VI: Correspondence, Papers, and Selected Judicial Opinions, November 1800-March 1807

Edited by Charles F. Hobson

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