Law And People In Colonial America

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801858161
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This revised edition of Law and People in Colonial America will incorporate recent scholarship and encompass American Indians, the French, and Spaniards as people who—on the fringes of English settlement—raised interesting questions.

Sensory Worlds In Early America

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801881366
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In this ambitious work, Peter Charles Hoffer presents a "sensory history" of early North America, offering a bold new understanding of the role that sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch played in shaping the lives of Europeans, Indians, ...

The Brave New World

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801884832
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Wide-ranging in scope, inclusive in content, the revised edition of The Brave New World continues to provide professors, students, and historians with an engaging and accessible history of early North America.

Criminal Justice In Colonial America 1606 1660

Author: Bradley Chapin
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820336912
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Bradley Chapin addresses the often-debated question of the “reception” of English law and makes estimates of the relative weight of the sources and methods of early American law.

The Common Law In Colonial America

Author: William E. Nelson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199716714
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Like the people of Massachusetts, those of the smaller New England colonies
Connecticut, New Haven, Plymouth, and Rhode Island—strove to control their
rulers' discretion, especially in matters of criminal law, where people feared ...

The Politics Of Piracy

Author: Douglas R. Burgess, Jr.
Publisher: ForeEdge from University Press of New England
ISBN: 1611686989
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In The Politics of Piracy, competing criminalities become a lens to examine England's legal relationship with America.

Prelude To Revolution

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421410079
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Praise for the work of Peter Charles Hoffer "This book more than succeeds in achieving its goal of helping students understand and appreciate the cultural and intellectual environment of the Anglophone world."— New England Quarterly, ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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James Willard Hurst, “Legal Elements in United States History,” Perspectives in
American History 5 (1971): 3–5. 3. ... Peter Charles Hoffer, Law and People in
Colonial America (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998), 2–6; and ...

Counterfeiting In Colonial America

Author: Kenneth Scott
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812217315
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One of the book's most important themes is that counterfeiting was ubiquitous, transcending socioeconomic, ethnic, and gender lines. Counterfeiters had innumerable ways to practice the art, as Scott shows in illustrative detail.

A Distant Heritage

Author: Larry Eldridge
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814722954
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Haskins, George L. “Codification of the Law in Colonial Massachusetts: A Study
in Comparative Law. ... Law and Authority in Early Massachusetts: A Study in
Tradition and Design. ... Hoffer, Peter C. Law and People in Colonial America.