restricted access   Volume 28, Number 4, Winter 2008

Table of Contents

From: Journal of the Early Republic

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The Voices of Publius and the Strategies of Persuasion in The Federalist

pp. 523-558

Wartime Prisoners and the Rule of Law: Andrew Jackson’s Military Tribunals during the First Seminole War

pp. 559-595

Ophthalmology, Popular Physiology, and the Market Revolution in Vision, 1800–1850

pp. 597-626

Congressional (Partisan) Constitutionalism: The Apportionment Act Debates of 1842 and 1844

pp. 627-651

Editor's Page

Editor’s Page

pp. 653-662


Broken Glass: Caleb Cushing and the Shattering of the Union, and: Henry Wilson and the Coming of the Civil War, and: William Lowndes Yancey and the Coming of the Civil War (review)

pp. 663-669

Equiano, The African: Biography of a Self-Made Man (review)

pp. 669-674

Rhetorical Drag: Gender, Impersonation, Captivity, and the Writing of History, and: Reading Women: Literacy, Authorship, and Culture in the Atlantic World, 1500–1800, and: Claiming the Pen: Women and Intellectual Life in the Early American South, and: Perfecting Friendship: Politics and Affiliation in Early American Literature (review)

pp. 674-683

Dominion of Memories: Jefferson, Madison, and the Decline of Virginia, and: Mr. Jefferson’s Women (review)

pp. 683-687

The Way of Improvement Leads Home: Philip Vickers Fithian and the Rural Enlightenment in Early America (review)

pp. 687-690

Long Before Stonewall: Histories of Same-Sex Sexuality in Early America (review)

pp. 690-693

The Tlingit Indians in Russian America, 1741–1867 (review)

pp. 694-696

Welfare and Charity in the Antebellum South (review)

pp. 697-700

Forgotten Firebrand: James Redpath and the Making of Nineteenth-Century America (review)

pp. 700-703

Secret History; or, The Horrors of St. Domingo and Laura (review)

pp. 703-705

Borderland Smuggling: Patriots, Loyalists, and Illicit Trade in the Northeast, 1783–1820 (review)

pp. 705-708

Rituals of Resistance: African Atlantic Religion in Kongo and the Lowcountry South in the Era of Slavery (review)

pp. 708-711

Index to Volume 28

Index—Volume 28 , 2008

pp. 713-717