Bacon's Rebellion

The Divided Dominion: Social Conflict and Indian Hatred in Early Virginia

Submitted by FHMaster on Tue, 01/10/2017 - 20:07

"In The Divided Dominion, Ethan A. Schmidt examines the social struggle that created Bacon's Rebellion, focusing on the role of class antagonism in fostering violence toward native people in seventeenth-century Virginia. This provocative volume places a dispute among Virginians over the permissibility of eradicating Native Americans for land at the forefront in understanding this pivotal event.