Further Reading


Bankole, Katherine. Slavery and Medicine: Enslavement and Medical Practices in Antebellum Louisiana. New York and London: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1998.

Broadwater, Jeff. James Madison: A Son of Virginia and a Founder of the Nation. University of North Carolina Press, 2012.

Campanella, Richard. Bienville’s Dilemma: A Historical Geography of New Orleans. Lafayette: Center for Louisiana Studies, 2008.

_______. Geographies of New Orleans: Urban Fabrics Before the Storm. Lafayette: Center for Louisiana Studies, 2006.

Ellis, Scott S. The Faubourg Marigny of New Orleans: A History. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 2018.

Faber, Eberhard L. Building the Land of Dreams: New Orleans and the Transformation of Early America. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2016.

Fields, Barbara J. and Karen E. Fields. Racecraft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life. Brooklyn and London: Verso, 2012.

Hopkins, Callie. “The Enslaved Household of James Madison.” Accessed December 4, 2019. https://www.whitehousehistory.org/slavery-in-the-james-madison-white-house.

Jennings, Paul. A Colored Man's Reminiscences of James Madison. Brooklyn: George C. Beadle, 1865. Accessed December 4, 2019. https://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/jennings/jennings.html.

Johnson, Rashauna. “A Fragile Empire? Early American Expansion from Below.” Reviews in American History 44 (2016): 411-417.

_______. Slavery’s Metropolis: Unfree Labor in New Orleans during the Age of Revolutions. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2016.

Johnson, Walter. “Brute Ideology.” Dissent 61, no. 4 (Fall 2014): 127-132.

_______. Soul By Soul: Life Inside the Antebellum Slave Market. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 1999.

Kratz, Jessie. “Rescue of the Papers of State During the Burning of Washington.” Accessed December 4, 2019. https://www.whitehousehistory.org/rescue-of-the-papers-of-state-during-the-burning-of-washington.

Patterson, Richard S. “Public Building West of the White House, May 1801-August 1814.” United States Department of State. Accessed December 16, 2019. https://history.state.gov/departmenthistory/buildings/section22.

Pleadwell, F.L. and W.M. Kerr. “Lewis Heermann, Surgeon in the United States Navy (1779-1833).” Annals of Medical History 5, no. 2 (1917): 113-148.

Powell, Lawrence. The Accidental City: Improvising New Orleans. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2012.

Reid, Chipp. Intrepid Sailors: The Legacy of Preble’s Boys and the Tripoli Campaign. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2012.

Rothman, Adam. Slave Country: American Expansion and the Origins of the Deep South. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2005.

_______. “The Paracolonial Republic and the War of 1812.” In 1812 in the Americas, edited by Jean-Marc Serme, 1-11. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2015.

_______. “Union, Capitalism, and Slavery in the ‘Rising Empire’ of the United States.” In New Countries, Revolutions, and Nations in the Americas, 1750-1870, edited by John Tutino, 107-137. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017.

_______. Beyond Freedom’s Reach : A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2015.

Scott, Rebecca J. and Jean M. Hébrard. Freedom Papers: An Atlantic Odyssey in the Age of Emancipation. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2012.

Sharp, John G.M. “‘Send for a Midwife’: African Women as Nurses, Cooks, and Washers at Gosport (Norfolk) Naval Hospital 1815-1842.” USGenWeb, Accessed December 4, 2019. http://www.usgwarchives.net/va//portsmouth/shipyard/gnhaafworkers.html.

Teamoh, George. God Made Man, Man Made the Slave: The Autobiography of George Teamoh. Edited by F.N. Boney, Richard L. Hume, and Rafia Zafar. Macon: Mercer University Press, 1990.

Trouillot, Michel-Rolph. Silencing the Past: Power and the Production of History. Boston: Beacon Press, 1995.