By Jerry Bannister,Liam Riordan
Adding to a dynamic new wave of scholarship in Atlantic historical past, The dependable Atlantic offers clean interpretations of the main position performed via Loyalism in shaping the early smooth British Empire. This cohesive assortment investigates how Loyalism and the empire have been collectively constituted and reconstituted from the eighteenth century onward. that includes contributions by means of authors from throughout Canada, the us, and the uk, The dependable Atlantic brings Loyalism right into a really overseas focus.
Through state-of-the-art archival examine, The dependable Atlantic contextualizes Loyalism in the better heritage of the British Empire. It additionally information how, faraway from being a passive allegiance, Loyalism replaced in unforeseen and interesting methods — specially in occasions of challenge. most significantly, The dependable Atlantic demonstrates that neither the conquest of Canada nor the American Revolution should be competently understood with out assessing the meanings of Loyalism within the wider Atlantic world.
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