The Early Modern Commons

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Status Dormant

2 February 2016

Greetings fam As may have become apparent in the space of time since my previous post, I've not been able to shift back into regular writing for this blog. On top of my dissertation...

The Languish

2 September 2015

I'm afraid that despite my repeated efforts and earnest intentions, this blog continues to languish. I'm genuinely sorry to my readers who continue to be disappointed or have even given...

Another reminder

19 June 2015

Just yet another reminder that the post and comment archive for this blog is currently maintained at Though I did promise to import the archive, doing so...

Whatever is, is right

26 May 2015

The above is an interview of Jeremy Black, professor of history at the University of Exeter, by his colleague Richard Toye, over the occasion of Black's latest book, The British Empire:...