J.H. Elliott, Regius Professor Emeritus of Modern History at Oxford, is the author of Empires of the Atlantic World: Britain and Spain in America, 1492-1830 and Spain, Europe and the Wider World, 1500-1800, among other books.
In the LRB Archive:
- The Elusive West and the Contest for Empire, 1713-63 by Paul Mapp
- The Discovery of Mankind: Atlantic Encounters in the Age of Columbus by David Abulafia
- Hans Staden’s True History: An Account of Cannibal Captivity in Brazil edited and translated by Neil Whitehead and Michael Harbsmeier
- Marsigli’s Europe 1680-1730 by John Stoye