AHA Member Authors Book on Early Modern Numeracy (February 2024)

By the Numbers: Numeracy, Religion, and the Quantitative Transformation of Early Modern England by AHA member Jessica Marie Otis (George Mason Univ.) was published this winter by Oxford University Press. This is the first book-length study of numeracy in early modern England and integrates ideas about and the use of numbers in religion, business, politics, material culture, print and literacy, and education of ordinary people.