CULTURAL READINGS: Colonization & Print in the Americas
Rosenbach Museum & Library
| Philip Vincent, |
A True Relation of the late Battell fought in New-England, between the English and the Pequet Salvages...
|Philip Vincent's account of the attack by Massachusetts soldiers on the Pequot Indians in 1637, and the complete destruction of a Pequot town, justifies Puritan brutality for audiences in England by describing Indian "savagery" and by noting the presence of God on the Puritan side.|
Promotion and Possession
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