Colonial North America and the British colonies of the Caribbean.
Dr Thompson has published on the social and cultural history of Britain's colonies in North America, 1607-c.1800. His current research interests lie in seventeenth century America and the the anglophone Caribbean.
David Walker's Nationalism -- and Thomas Jefferson's
The Logic of Slavery and the Language of Violence in America's Associational Moment
“I am an Indian”: Reading Robert Beverley’s The History and Present State of Virginia.
'I have Known': Thomas Jefferson, Experience, and Notes on the State of Virginia
Aristotle and King Alfred in America
Rum Punch and Revolution: Taverngoing and Public Life in Eighteenth-Century Philadelphia
Henry Drax's Instructions on the Management of a Seventeenth-Century Barbarian Sugar Plantation
Inventive Localism in the Seventeenth Century
The Thief, the Householder, and the Commons: Languages of Class in Seventeenth-Century Virginia
William Bullock's "Strange Adventure": A Plan to Transform Seventeenth-Century Virginia