The New Map of Empire

Maps and visualizations for S. Max Edelson, The New Map of Empire:  How Britain Imagined America before Independence (Harvard University Press, 2017).  Please feel free to report any technical issues with these digital atlases to edelson@virginia.edu.


1. A Vision for American Empire

2. Commanding Space after the Seven Years’ War

  • Part 1
  • Part 2 (under construction)

3. Securing the Maritime Northeast

4. Marking the Indian Boundary

5. Charting Contested Caribbean Space

6. Defining East Florida

7. Atlases of Empire

Conclusion

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