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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= "" >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= "" >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= "" >For God, King, and People</SPAN>
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For God, King, and People

Forging Commonwealth Bonds in Renaissance Virginia

By Alexander B. Haskell

Ideals of commonwealth formation in Virginia colonization

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >The Art of Conversion</SPAN>
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The Art of Conversion

Christian Visual Culture in the Kingdom of Kongo

By Cécile Fromont

Defines a new corpus of African art

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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 7000 voyages

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >The Precisianist Strain</SPAN>
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The Precisianist Strain

Disciplinary Religion and Antinomian Backlash in Puritanism to 1638

By Theodore Dwight Bozeman

The road to a post-Puritan Christianity

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >New Netherland Connections</SPAN>
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New Netherland Connections

Intimate Networks and Atlantic Ties in Seventeenth-Century America

By Susanah Shaw Romney

Building the Dutch empire from the ground up

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >The Commonplace Book of William Byrd II of Westover</SPAN>
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The Commonplace Book of William Byrd II of Westover

Edited by Kevin Berland, Jan Kirsten Gilliam, and Kenneth A. Lockridge

A colonial Virginia gentleman's thoughts on society, sex, and power

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >Bonds of Alliance</SPAN>
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Bonds of Alliance

Indigenous and Atlantic Slaveries in New France

By Brett Rushforth

Native American slavery in the French Atlantic World

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<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= "" >Ireland in the Virginian Sea</SPAN>
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Ireland in the Virginian Sea

Colonialism in the British Atlantic

By Audrey Horning

Extending British control in Ireland and Virginia

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >The Dividing Line Histories of William Byrd II of Westover</SPAN>
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The Dividing Line Histories of William Byrd II of Westover

Edited By Kevin Joel Berland

The definitive edition of Byrd’s classic narratives

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >Columbia Rising</SPAN>
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Columbia Rising

Civil Life on the Upper Hudson from the Revolution to the Age of Jackson

By John L. Brooke

Revolutionizes our understanding of civil society in the early American Republic

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >Love in the Time of Revolution</SPAN>
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Love in the Time of Revolution

Transatlantic Literary Radicalism and Historical Change, 1793-1818

By Andrew Cayton

Love as a force in society and culture

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >The History and Present State of Virginia</SPAN>
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The History and Present State of Virginia

A New Edition with an Introduction by Susan Scott Parrish

Robert Beverley

A fresh presentation of the foundational text

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<SPAN STYLE= "" >Prospero's America</SPAN>
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Prospero's America

John Winthrop, Jr., Alchemy, and the Creation of New England Culture, 1606-1676

By Walter W. Woodward

The shaping of early New England by European science and philosophy

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