Bibliography for
Government to 1730

Anspach, Lewis Amadeus. A History of the Island of Newfoundland. London: Printed for the Author, 1819.

Bannister, Jerry. The Rule of the Admirals: Law, Custom and Naval Government in Newfoundland, 1699-1832. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2003. Print.

Cadigan, Sean T. Newfoundland and Labrador: A History. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. Print.

Cell, Gillian T. English Enterprise in Newfoundland. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969

Cell, Gillian T. Newfoundland Discovered: English attempts at Colonisation 1610-1630. London: Haklyut Society, 1982.

Chadwick, St. John. Newfoundland: Island into Province. London: Cambridge, 1967.

Handcock, W. Gordon. Soe Longe as There Comes noe Women: Origins of English Settlement in Newfoundland. St. John's: Breakwater, 1989.

Harris, Leslie. Newfoundland and Labrador: A Brief History. Toronto: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1968.

Janzen, Olaf. "Newfoundland and the International Fishery," in M. Brook Taylor, ed., Canadian History, A Reader's Guide, Volume One: Beginnings to Confederation. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1994.

Mannion, John J. "Introduction." The Peopling of Newfoundland: Essays in Historical Geography. Ed. John J. Mannion. St. John's: ISER, 1977. 1-12. Print.

Matthews, Keith. Lectures on the history of Newfoundland and Labrador 1500-1830. St. John's: Breakwater, 1988.

Matthews, Keith. "Historical Fence Building: A Critique of the Historiography of Newfoundland," Newfoundland Quarterly 9 (Spring 1978).

Neary, Peter, and O'Flaherty, Patrick. Part of the Main. St.John's: Breakwater, 1983.

O'Flaherty, Patrick. Old Newfoundland: A History to 1843. St. John's: Long Beach Press, 1999. Print.

Oldmixon, John. The British Empire in America. 2 vols. London: J. Nickolson, B. Tooke, 1708.

Prowse, D.W. A History of Newfoundland. London: Macmillian, 1895.

Reeves, John. History of the Government of the Island of Newfoundland. New York: Johnson Reprint Corporation, 1967 reprint of 1793 edition.

Rowe, Frederick W. A History of Newfoundland and Labrador. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1980.