This page contains links to full transcriptions of most of the book reviews I have published in various journals over the years. When you click on each link, you will see the full review as well as the original place and date of publication of the review and the publication details for the books reviewed. If the book is still in print, you can also find a link to the publisher and ordering details.


The Common Cause: Creating Race and Nation in the American Revolution
Robert G. Parkinson
University of North Carolina Press, 2016


Dangerous Guests: Enemy Captives and Revolutionary Communities during the War for Independence
Ken Miller
Cornell University Press, 2014


Indigenous Networks: Mobility, Connections and Exchange
Edited by Jane Carey and Jane Lydon
Routledge, 2014


The Oxford Handbook of the Atlantic World, 1450–1850
Edited by Nicholas Canny and Philip Morgan
Oxford University Press, 2011



Defiance of the Patriots: The Boston Tea Party and the Making of America
Benjamin L. Carp
Yale University Press, 2010


The Whites of Their Eyes: The Tea Party's Revolution and the Battle over American History
Jill Lepore
Princeton University Press, 2010


Law's Imagined Republic: Popular Politics and Criminal Justice in Revolutionary America
Steven Wilf
Cambridge University Press, 2010


Revolutionary Negotiations: Indians, Empires, and Diplomats in the Founding of America
Leonard Sadoskey
University of Virginia Press, 2009


Soundings in Atlantic History: Latent Structures and Intellectual Currents, 1500-1830
Edited by Bernard Bailyn and Patricia L. Denault
Harvard University Press, 2009


For the People: American Populist Movements from the Revolution to the 1850s
Ronald P. Formisano
University of North Carolina Press, 2008


Three Peoples, One King: Loyalists, Indians, and Slaves in the Revolutionary South, 1775-1782
Jim Piecuch
University of South Carolina Press, 2008


Rebels Rising: Cities and the American Revolution
Benjamin L. Carp
Oxford University Press, 2007


The Native Ground: Indians and Colonists in the Heart of the Continent
Kathleen DuVal