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Building the British Atlantic World: "Spaces, Places, and Material Culture, 1600-1850"

Daniel Maudlin and Bernard L. Herman


Building the British Atlantic World is the first book to articulate the shared architectural history of the British Atlantic world; the first to consider British, North American, Caribbean and African colonial architectures, spaces and places together as the products of a common British Atlantic culture. Atlantic History is a well-established field, however, of the numerous studies available buildings and their fundamental role in framing and maintaining public and private space are rarely considered. Building the British Atlantic World is architecture’s overdue contribution to Atlantic Histor ... More

Keywords: Atlantic, Cultural history, Space, place, Transatlantic, American, History, British, Architecture, Geography, Material

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2016 Print ISBN-13: 9781469626826
Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: September 2016 DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469626826.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Daniel Maudlin, editor

Bernard L. Herman, editor