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Charting an Empire: the Atlantic Neptune Bibliography

Bishop, Roy L. “J.F.W. DesBarres: an Eighteenth-Century Nova Scotia Observatory.” In Profiles of Science and Society in the Maritimes prior to 1914, edited by Paul A. Bogaard, 65-81. Fredericton, N.B.: Acadiensis Press, 1990. [BPL Call #: Q127 .C2P76 1990x].

Bowditch, Nathaniel. “Marine Surveying.” In American Practical Navigator: An Epitome of Navigation, 131-141. Washington: U.S. Govt. 1966. Accessed March 14, 2013. http://www.archive.org.

Brown, Lloyd A. “The Atlantic Neptune.” The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography Vol. 67, No. 4 (October 1943): 377-381. Accessed September 1, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/20087626.

Bumsted, J.M. “The Origins of the Land Question on Prince Edward Island, 1767-1805.” Acadiensis Vol. 11, No. 1 (Autumn/Fall 1981): 43-56. Accessed September 1, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/30302713.

Cohen, Paul E. and Robert T. Augustyn. Manhattan in Maps: 1527-1995. New York: Rizzoli, 1997. [BPL Call #: G1254.N42S1 .C6 1997].

Concannon, John. “What’s the Importance of the Gaspee Affair?” Gaspee Virtual Archives. Accessed January 8, 2013. http://gaspee.org/WhatstheImportance.html.

Crowley, John E. “A Visual Empire: Seeing the British Atlantic World from a Global British Perspective.” In The Creation of the British Atlantic World, 283-303. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005. [BPL Call #: E188.C89 2005].

Cumming, William P. The Southeast in Early Maps. Chapel Hill, N.C.: The University of North Carolina Press, 1998. [BPL Call #: GA405.C8 1998]

De Vorsey Jr., Louis. “La Florida Revealed: The De Brahm Surveys of British East Florida, 1765-1771.” In Pattern and Process: Research in Historical Geography. Washington, D.C.: Howard University Press, 1975. [BPL Call #: E179.5.C58 1971].

Downey, Fairfax. “The Victors and the Spoils.” In Louisbourg: Key to a Continent, 109-118. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1965. [BPL Call #: F1039.5 .L8D6].

Dubowsky, Nathan and Scott Michael Dubowsky. “The Final Mission of ‘HMS Beagle’: Clarifying the Historical Record.” The British Journal for the History of Science Vol. 27, No 1 (March 1994): 105-111. Accessed March 27, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/4027584.

Edgar, Walter. South Carolina: A History. Columbia, S.C.: University of South Carolina Press, 1998. [BPL Call #: F269.E34 1998].

Evans, G.N.D. Uncommon Obdurate: The Several Public Careers of J.F.W. DesBarres. Salem, MA.: Peabody Museum, 1969. [BPL Call #: F1032.D47 E86].

Harrison, Michelle. King Sugar: Jamaica, the Caribbean, and the World Sugar Industry. New York: New York University Press, 2001. [BPL Call #: HD9114.J252 H37 2001].

Homburger, Eric. The Historical Atlas of New York City: A Visual Celebration of Nearly 400 Years of New York City’s History. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1994. [BPL Call #: F128.3.H65 1994].

Hornsby, Stephen J. British Atlantic, American Frontier: Spaces of Power in Early Modern British America. Hanover, N.H.: University of Press of New England, 2005. [BPL Call #: E40.5 .H67 2005].

Hornsby, Stephen J. Surveyors of Empire: Samuel Holland, J.F.W. Des Barres, and the Making of The Atlantic Neptune, Ithaca, N.Y.: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2011.

Jefferys, C.P.B. Newport: A Short History. Newport, R.I.: Newport Historical Society, 1992. [BPL Call #: F89.N5 J44 1992].

Leamon, James S. “Falmouth, the American Revolution, and the Price of Moderation.” In Creating Portland: History and Place in Northern New England. Durham, N.H.: University of New Hampshire Press, 2005. [BPL Call #: F29.P9C73 2005].

Lotz, Jim and Pat Lotz. “History.” In Cape Breton Island, 43-53. Vancouver: Douglas, David & Charles, 1974.

Meinig, D.W. “Reorganization: Northern America.” In The Shaping of America: A Geographical Perspective on 500 years of History. Volume 1, Atlantic America, 1492-1800, 270-280. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1986.

Morrison, Walter K. “The Cartographical Revolution of 1775.” In Explorations in the History of Canadian Mapping: A Collection of Essays, edited by Barbara Farrell and Aileen Desbarats, 75-88. Ottawa: Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives, 1988.

Morrison, Walter K. “The ‘Modern’ Mapping of Nova Scotia.” The Map Collector 18 (March 1982): 28-34.

National Maritime Museum. “Atlantic Neptune Charts.” http://collections.rmg.co.uk/collections.html#!csearch;authority=subject-90437;collectionReference=subject-90437.

Newman, Edwin B. and Augustus P. Loring. “Some Notes on the Paper of the Atlantic Neptune.” The American Neptune: A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History 46, no.3 (Summer 1986): 173-178. [BPL Call #: PER V1.A4 vol. 46(3) 1986]

Outwin, Charles P.M. “Thriving and Elegant Town: Eighteenth-Century Portland as Commercial Center.” In Creating Portland: History and Place in Northern New England. Durham, N.H.: University of New Hampshire Press, 2005. [BPL Call #: F29.P9C73 2005].

Pedley, Mary. “Map Wars: The Role of Maps in the Nova Scotia/Acadia Boundary Disputes of 1750.” Imago Mundi Vol. 50 (1998): 96-104. Accessed February 20, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/1151393.

Ristow, Walter W. “Maps of the American Revolution: A Preliminary Survey.” The Quarterly Journal of the Library of Congress Vol. 28, No. 3 (July 1971): 196-215. Accessed September 1, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/29781478.

Saltonstall, William G. Ports of Piscataqua. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1941. [BPL Call #: F42.P4 S3].

Sorrenson, Richard. “The Ship as a Scientific Instrument in the Eighteenth Century.” Science in the Field (1996): 221-236. Accessed March 23, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/301933.

Struik, D. J. “Mathematicians at Ticonderoga.” The Scientific Monthly Vol. 82, No. 5 (May 1956): 236-240. Accessed February 20, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/22216.

Terrell, Christopher. “A Sequel to The Atlantic Neptune of J.F.W. DesBarres: the story of copperplates.” The Map Collector 72 (Autumn 1995): 2-9.

Thompson, Don W. Men and Meridians: The History of Surveying and Mapping Canada. Volume I, Prior to 1867, 91-111. Ottawa: R. Duhamel, Queen’s Printer, 1966. [BPL Call #: TA523.A1 T47 v.1].

Thompson, Keith Stewart. “H.M.S. Beagle, 1820-1870.” American Scientist, Vol. 63, No. 6 (Nov.-Dec. 1975): 664-672. Accessed March 27, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/27845783.

Varney, George J. “Machias.” In A Gazetteer of the State of Maine, 344-347. Boston: B.B. Russell, 1881. [BPL Call #: SOC SCI F17.V31].

Verner, Coolie. A Carto-bibliographical Study of The English Pilot: The Fourth Book with Special Reference to The Charts of Virginia. Charlottesville, Va.: University of Virginia Press, 1960.

Vickers, Daniel. Farmers & Fishermen: Two Centuries of Work in Essex County, Massachusetts, 1630-1850. Chapel Hill, N.C.: University of North Carolina Press, 1994. [BPL Call #: F72.E7 V58 1994].

Wahll, Andrew J. and Henry Mowat. Henry Mowat: voyage of the Canceaux 1764-1776, abridged logs of H.M. armed ship Canceaux. Bowie, MD.: Heritage Books, 2003.

Wall, Robert Emmet Jr. “Louisbourg, 1745.” The New England Quarterly, Vol. 37, No. 1 (March 1964): 64-83. Accessed February 20, 2013. http://www.jstor.org/stable/363191.

Webster, John Clarence. The Life of Joseph Frederick Wallet Des Barres. Shediac, N.B.: Privately printed, 1933. [BPL Call #: 4314.427].

Withey, Lynne. Urban Growth in Colonial Rhode Island: Newport and Providence in the Eighteenth Century. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1984. [BPL Call #: HT123.5.R4 W55 1984].