Dr. John Lund received his Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2001. Dr. Lund teaches courses in Early America, Spanish Colonial America, and Atlantic World studies. His work has been published Vermont History, The History Teacher, Journal of American and Comparative Cultures, Connecticut History, and Reviews in American History. He has also contributed to the Encyclopedia of U.S. Labor and Working Class History published by Routledge in 2006. His most recent essay, published in the fall of 2009, appears in Law and History Review. Dr Lund is currently working on an e-textbook with Words & Numbers, to be completed in 2014.