The Making of an Imperial Polity

Dr Lauren Working's new book has been published by Cambridge University Press. It is Open Access, so it is available to all to read online here

Bringing to life the interaction between America, its peoples, and metropolitan gentlemen in early seventeenth-century England, this book argues that colonization did not just operate on the peripheries of the political realm, and confronts the entangled histories of colonialism and domestic status and governance. 

Find out more on the Cambridge University Press website.