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  Volume 43, Number 3, 2008

Table of Contents

From: Early American Literature

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Shires and Sachems: Languages of Political Theory in Dutch and English Narratives of Contact

pp. 535-555

The “Black Hole of Calcutta” in Charles Brockden Brown’s America: American Exceptionalism and India in Edgar Huntly

pp. 557-579

Figurative Surveying: National Space and the Nantucket Chapters of J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur’s Letters from an American Farmer

pp. 581-604

Diedrich Knickerbocker, Regular Bred Historian

pp. 605-641

Killing Tom Coffin: Rethinking the Nationalist Narrative in James Fenimore Cooper’s The Pilot

pp. 643-670

Edwards and Eve: Finding Feminist Strains in the Great Awakening’s Patriarch

pp. 671-686

Reincarnating Samuel Woodworth: Native American Prophets, the Nation, and the War of 1812

pp. 687-713

Review Essay

Captivity, Liberty, and Early American Consciousness

pp. 715-724


Transnationalism and American Literature: Literary Translation, 1773–1892 (review)

pp. 725-732

American Elegy: The Poetry of Mourning from the Puritans to Whitman (review)

pp. 733-734

Performing Patriotism: National Identity in the Colonial and Revolutionary American Theater (review)

pp. 734-738

Folded Selves: Colonial New England Writing in the World System (review)

pp. 738-745

Securing the Commonwealth: Debt, Speculation, and Writing in the Making of Early America (review)

pp. 745-749

American Poetry: The Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries (review)

pp. 749-753

Heroes of Empire: The British Imperial Protagonist in America, 1596–1764 (review)

pp. 753-757

Prophetstown Revisited: A Summit on Early Native American Studies (review)

pp. 759-762

Notes on Contributors

Notes on Contributors

pp. 763-764

Editors Farewell

Editor’s Farewell

p. 765

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