History 233 Reading Guide



  • Gordon S. Wood, “The Significance of the Early Republic,” Journal of the Early Republic 8 (1988), 1-20.
  • Linda Kerber, “The Revolutionary Generation:  Ideology, Politics, and Culture in the Early Republic,” in Eric Foner, ed., The New American History (1990; revised and expanded, 1997).
  • See also:  Joyce Appleby, “A Different Kind of Independence:  The Postwar Restructuring of the Historical Study of Early America,” William and Mary Quarterly 3d Ser., 50.2 (1993), 245-267.  JSTOR