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By Jack P. Greene,Philip D. Morgan

Atlantic heritage, with its emphasis on inter-regional advancements that go beyond nationwide borders, has risen to prominence as a fruitful point of view during which to check the interconnections between Europe, North the USA, Latin the US, and Africa. those unique essays current a complete and incisive examine how Atlantic historical past has been interpreted throughout time and during a number of lenses from the 15th in the course of the early 19th century. Editors Jack P. Greene and Philip D. Morgan have assembled a stellar solid of 13 overseas students to debate key parts of Atlantic historical past, together with the British, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, French, African, and indigenous worlds, in addition to the circulation of principles, peoples, and items. different individuals check modern understandings of the sea and current possible choices to the concept that itself, juxtaposing Atlantic background with international, hemispheric, and Continental history.

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