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Stretching the American Revolution forward to the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 259.067 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(construction and ratification of the American federal constitution, she surveys and sifts through a vast )] TJ ET BT 34.016 244.811 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(literature that has grown exponentially over the last several decades. The organising structure of the book )] TJ ET BT 34.016 230.555 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(gives a glimpse of this massive outpouring of scholarship, where several new vectors of inquiry stand out. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 216.299 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Three of the seven chapters - on African-Americans, women and Native Americans - would have merited )] TJ ET BT 34.016 202.043 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(only a few paragraphs in a historiographical volume on the American revolutionary era written a half-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 187.787 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(century ago. This has led not only to an antidote to historical amnesia, where broad swaths of the social )] TJ ET BT 34.016 173.531 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(fabric were largely ignored, but to larger and more complex conceptualisations of the American )] TJ ET BT 34.016 159.275 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(revolutionary era.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 133.019 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(One of the virtues of this carefully constructed book is the close attention given to late 18th- and 19th-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 118.763 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(century historians, rescuing them from the inattention of most modern historians. Morgan may be one of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 104.507 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(few historians today who have read in full the earliest histories of the revolution by William Gordon, David )] TJ ET BT 34.016 90.251 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ramsay, Mercy Otis Warren, Abiel Holmes, Jeremy Belknap, Samuel Williams, Joseph Galloway, John )] TJ ET BT 34.016 75.995 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Lendrum and others. It is equally rare today for graduate seminar leaders to assign the work of 19th-century )] TJ ET BT 34.016 61.739 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(historians, who wrote in the grand narrative style, such as Timothy Pitkin, George Bancroft, John Fiske, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.699 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Review Number:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.443 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(676)] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.187 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publish date:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 541.931 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Monday, 30 June, 2008)] TJ ET BT 34.016 527.675 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Author:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 513.419 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gwenda Morgan)] TJ ET BT 34.016 499.163 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(ISBN:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 484.907 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(9780719052415)] TJ ET BT 34.016 470.651 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Date of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 456.395 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(2007)] TJ ET BT 34.016 442.139 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Price:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 427.883 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(50.00)] TJ ET BT 34.016 413.627 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Pages:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 399.371 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(331pp.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 385.115 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publisher:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 370.859 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Manchester University Press)] TJ ET BT 34.016 356.603 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Place of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 342.347 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Manchester)] TJ ET BT 34.016 328.091 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Reviewer:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 313.835 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gary Nash)] TJ ET endstream endobj 8 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F1 /BaseFont /Times-Roman /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 9 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F2 /BaseFont /Times-Italic /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 10 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F3 /BaseFont /Times-Bold /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 11 0 obj << /Type /XObject /Subtype /Image /Width 509 /Height 160 /Filter /FlateDecode /DecodeParms << /Predictor 15 /Colors 3 /Columns 509 /BitsPerComponent 8>> /Mask [ 255 255 255 255 255 255 ] /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /BitsPerComponent 8 /Length 3280>> stream x[EQ㎦fVttҒ +3O{?lGDQԯDrB^.ϯ%~'0۠/2>0AG_>0j0GCfE67>rB^}@  !&y+r?INp:erc b8f=rQC!~-Wf^^zF[)G 2ޯe7V_Go3Ke GEGOo8rώ#\1ZY~N6^H}yLxS-!:412V+u\-LSO?xVvZ|GjǮT_8EYJF=Tw^ 7GxfN/S:Ʌ~ʟtt?5n÷J'JcF-GVξx{rO~tJd;#a\7}|~y'>}c2C vR}f׈**h.)_&@pfzjsx:5;S\vKhM5j=!Cn+h"u]a EUN]jn=k<,:Ք>sU!ni~6EJ)¦72?G}[y}_vc$t?iSܟ2Zݞ,VN?_`='RFK1A2qv&X_lLRWY'%:I㢖zb_UEx\>&ɆBˏ~K@ \gYØU4}$8Dv!'Q'*+Εj(UCGo[#< 2Ja(sZi9fZKE Rn`u\9r^Zmɯ׹}mstO4uc~#'jEvۼ Dx[z ޏQ4KL5,5u3>i^uÒ-53ba ~,~/pyt1fMU'CVm:qv~=Y'Es"WsφG?l_kN5}],Ow7 uh`xƫ?zMl7ٻv$A(4Dl(wwH} ?=[=S;yC]^BK>㕪9`Z'Wj;E|:bf>kCԘ#RY,iv쵗~}n'"1u" *uO΄/2^Sxr(!/DD\~mJyZ!MmrA!#u[if|99WB WΡpp}w}sh#,\ &:%˳X?D3 %W0cC?o̲^} F3XLVn]Cߖiϧ!7}yZJ#P7]=)7Ρp;>> Ye^xx{Oafw{ ;>4gfLt ʊ:q%#r/)pv!O4wGh|dS ӣݽހ-gVUC'pBxrB^} 7JA^} /'8!`:r?}}],X  }6y!`/~Br?}Q< >k7vx"] ,' .3jn{-i}|~%-};b6#U)7繎kiEw 㤳:E}[޼c"rꬊ7Dc$~"/Y&zSd:tFȌCrʙ`7u .#[-<)j ?TGS(j~oTup(hjU4PlJ=}|it.ҽ@\wʨuXÞZcx18Wo<~ikOg,ވ\^?EneyZcc0[R١z|zv7_m:_n]a?osS3~j^ hD.a_X'KfBX6w wݶ"Oa:,bvhrWH[uCF-Xfc}>x+Rz)2N-B 7y^٨;[/vg? | |2Sve}=o䑰j[vWjF0{굦?VI~}xM(_TlG__+]:#к?S} c>GŸD7 !w{S{B =x7a?oE#)+Gz:o_4Q<;n?\tt7?mGCџQGu4kņOF>F?#} hP&ђߴM#u!.СtL2^#o nIk_i.~7tr@n 1P~3?.[]=S5b߮~Yo^HFH YBi8a4iom>CKgMy*;?zqEӕ` >zB9iFzC?XF?ޟIܰ펉A}{I5ᄊx%ez#Mp@rߎpi]IOVjzuJt\۰f׺u5><,J~PTJp1)}){9N {!`/> endstream endobj 12 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 13 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 197.0117 675.3895 357.3317 687.2695 ] >> endobj 13 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews) >> endobj 14 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Contents 15 0 R >> endobj 15 0 obj << /Length 7025 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Justin Winsor and Richard Hildreth. Morgan shows why this is a mistake. In chapter one on 'The Pioneers', )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(she provides admirable historiographical depth while showing, through revisiting these long forgotten )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(historians, how extensively modern historians have opened up new avenues of scholarship, especially in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(what can be loosely called social history. To press home the point, in all subsequent chapters, Morgan takes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the reader back to the earliest annalists of American revolutionary-era history)] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Another virtue of this book is the insightful discussion in chapter two of the vigorous debates between this )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(generation's neo-Whig conservative historians, who have trafficked mostly in the ideological origins and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(elite-driven course of the American Revolution, and social historians, usually labeled neo-Progressives or )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [('New Left' historians, who have stressed the importance of the ordinary people 'out of doors' and the internal )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(struggle to remake America that accompanied the war for independence. This argument has been percolating )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(for many more decades and shows no sign of abating. Morgan's book reached the publisher just before a new )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(wave of studies \(including those by Woody Holton, Terry Bouton, Michael McConnell and this writer\) that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(add depth to the neo-Progressive side of the debate and move toward a comprehensive and hopefully )] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(coherent analysis that at least partially answers the neo-Whig complaint that their opponents have )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(fragmented the past and found no way of satisfying the demand for a synthetic, all-embracing portrayal of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the revolutionary era. \(It bears remembering that the vaunted coherence of the grand revolutionary narrative )] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of olden days owes much to its exclusion of the majority of the population; if coherent, the grand narrative )] TJ ET BT 34.016 542.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(was decidedly partial and incomplete\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Morgan continues her recounting of the tug of war between neo-Whig and neo-Progressive historians in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(chapter three on the making of the federal constitution. Although her detailed review of 19th- and early 20th-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(century historians \(up to Charles Beard\) is useful, the new work since 1950 gets short shrift in a much )] TJ ET BT 34.016 473.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(shorter discussion. Missing from her analysis is )] TJ ET BT 265.340 473.093 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Transforming Hand of Revolution: Reconsidering the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 458.837 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(American Revolution as a Social Movement )] TJ ET BT 247.316 458.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(1995\), which has a probing historiographical essay by Alfred F. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 444.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Young that is nearly half the length of the book under review.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 418.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The last three chapters of the book deal, sequentially, with African-Americans, women and Native )] TJ ET BT 34.016 404.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Americans. Each of these internally diverse components of American society has commanded the attention )] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of dozens of scholars in the last several decades. This is largely because the predominantly white male )] TJ ET BT 34.016 375.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(history profession up to the 1960s has become far more diverse as the rise of the civil rights and women's )] TJ ET BT 34.016 361.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(movements drew young recruits to the profession. Often inspired by radical historians such as Alfred Young, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 347.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Staughton Lynd and Jesse Lemisch, they raised new questions, explored understudied sources, and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 332.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(constructed forgotten chapters of American revolutionary history.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 306.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The chapter on women thoughtfully pursues the question most forcefully raised by Joan Hoff Wilson three )] TJ ET BT 34.016 292.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(decades ago - that the revolution was 'a step backward for women,' while a 'step forward for men'. Although )] TJ ET BT 34.016 278.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Morgan omits mention of important contributors to this burgeoning sub-field \(such as Karin Wulf and Mary )] TJ ET BT 34.016 263.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Lynn Salmon\), the chapter sparkles with a discussion of the various roles that women played in the efforts )] TJ ET BT 34.016 249.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [('to start the world anew'. New work recently published or underway will continue to add texture and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 235.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(refinement to this vibrant dimension of the revolutionary era.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 208.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The chapters on African-Americans and Native Americans also testify to the contagious popularity of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 194.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(studying people on the margins of revolutionary society who, before the 1960s, warranted only casual - and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 180.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(sometimes disparaging - mention. As she makes clear, the revolution, as experienced and influenced by )] TJ ET BT 34.016 166.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(American Indians and blacks - both free and enslaved - was anything but incidental. Her command of this )] TJ ET BT 34.016 151.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(literature up to the time of publication is commendable, though any historiographical assessment such as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 137.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Morgan's runs the risk of quickly falling behind the torrent of new scholarly work. If revised, a new edition )] TJ ET BT 34.016 123.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of this book will have many recently published books to consider, including those - to mention only a few - )] TJ ET BT 34.016 109.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(by Richard Newman, Cassandra Pybus, Christopher Brown, Henry Wiencek, Lucia Stanton, and Douglas )] TJ ET BT 34.016 94.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Egerton.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 68.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For all of its breadth, Morgan's book omits the growing literature on important dimensions of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 54.437 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(revolutionary era. Chief among them is military history - both the conventional history of battle tactics, )] TJ ET endstream endobj 16 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 18 0 R 20 0 R ] /Contents 17 0 R >> endobj 17 0 obj << /Length 7850 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(strategy and generalship, and also the newer social history of the continental army and the state militias, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(where social composition, political agendas, and civil-military relations are part of the story. Thus readers )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(are deprived of a discussion of the vigorous scholarship of scholars such as John Shy, Steven Rosswurm, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Charles Royster, James Kirby Martin, Wayne Bodle, Mark Lender, George Billias, Ira Gruber, Richard )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Kohn, and Don Higginbotham. If this was a conscious decision, it also obliged Morgan to leave out of her )] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(survey interesting new work on overseas 'Friends of Liberty', such as the Marquis de Lafayette, Friedrich )] TJ ET BT 34.016 710.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Wilhelm von Steuben, Le Begue de Presle Duportail, and Tadeuz Ko?ciuszko. This lacunae is unfortunate )] TJ ET BT 34.016 696.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(because military history is wildly popular among the history-hungry general public and is the cornerstone of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 682.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(National Park Service ranger talks at the many revolutionary war historic sites. This being the case, the deep )] TJ ET BT 34.016 668.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(research and new interpretive sophistication brought to bear on such questions as the social composition of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 653.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the men who did most of the fighting, bleeding and dying during a long war, has earned appreciation and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 639.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(applause for the present generation of military historians. Curiously, the only light that Morgan shines on )] TJ ET BT 34.016 625.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(military history is on the female camp followers, whose historians she discusses in the chapter on 'A new era )] TJ ET BT 34.016 611.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in female history'. Also puzzling is the omission of the vibrant literature produced over the last several )] TJ ET BT 34.016 596.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(decades on the Loyalists. To be sure, Morgan treats the handful of Loyalists who wrote early histories of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 582.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(revolution, sometimes even before the ink was dry on the Peace Treaty of Paris in 1783. These include )] TJ ET BT 34.016 568.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Thomas Hutchinson, Peter Oliver, Jonathan Boucher, Alexander Hewat and Joseph Galloway. However, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 554.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Morgan discusses these Loyalists only as pioneering historians of the revolution, rather than as exemplars of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 539.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Loyalist thought and sensibility. Only in the chapters on African-Americans and Native Americans will the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 525.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reader find Loyalists making their appearance as large, though diversely composed, groups. This deprives )] TJ ET BT 34.016 511.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the reader of Morgan's keen insights on a spate of books on loyalism by such historians as Wallace Brown, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 497.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Robert Calhoun, Catherine Crary, Anne M. Ousterhout, William Nelson, Janice Potter and many others who )] TJ ET BT 34.016 482.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(have provided a complex and nuanced understanding of the Loyalists. Seen in the pre-Second World War )] TJ ET BT 34.016 468.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(era mostly as the faint-hearted or purse-proud anti-heroes, the Loyalists have now come out of the wings of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 454.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the stage to occupy a legitimate place in the drama of the revolution. Even the members of the Society of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 440.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Friends, who followed pacifist principle rather than unalloyed patriotism, have been rediscovered as )] TJ ET BT 34.016 425.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(noteworthy actors in the revolutionary drama.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 399.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Morgan also largely excludes biography from her discussion of the scholarly debates on the American )] TJ ET BT 34.016 385.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Revolution. Perhaps this was necessary to remain within a book length specified by the publisher, though in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 371.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the introduction she candidly declares that it was personal choice that explains why 'vast swathes of material )] TJ ET BT 34.016 356.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and areas of history' have been excluded \(p. 4\). Nonetheless, biography, along with military history, is a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 342.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(staple of revolutionary studies. It is popular not only among the reading public but among teachers of history )] TJ ET BT 34.016 328.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(at the undergraduate and graduate levels for good reason. Today, historians with gifted pens have drawn )] TJ ET BT 34.016 314.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(readers in unprecedented numbers, through 'life and times' studies, into an era of American history that was )] TJ ET BT 34.016 299.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(once nearly moribund. Books such as David Fischer's )] TJ ET BT 294.476 299.765 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Paul Revere's Ride )] TJ ET BT 388.688 299.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(2004\), Alfred F. Young's )] TJ ET BT 34.016 285.509 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Masquerade: The Life and Times of Deborah Sampson, Continental Soldier )] TJ ET BT 401.012 285.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(2004\) and )] TJ ET BT 456.332 285.509 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Shoemaker and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 271.253 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(the Tea Party)] TJ ET BT 99.344 271.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(2000\) on the impecunious cobbler, George Robert Twelves Hewes)] TJ ET BT 426.608 271.253 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(, )] TJ ET BT 432.608 271.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and Fawn Brodie's )] TJ ET BT 34.016 256.997 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History )] TJ ET BT 224.336 256.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(1974\) have made the cash registers ring in bookstores across the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 242.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(country. I can sympathise with Morgan when confronted with the task of discussing biographies of even the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 228.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(most famous of the Founding Fathers - Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, George Washington, John )] TJ ET BT 34.016 214.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Adams, James Madison and Alexander Hamilton - for hardly a year goes by without a new book on one or )] TJ ET BT 34.016 199.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(another of them. Indeed studies of Jefferson spring up every year like Flanders red poppies. 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