1-13 Bartolom de las Casas, The Devastation of the Indies
Bartolom de las Casas was one of the first proponents of Indian rights in the New World. A priest and
historian of his day, responsible for preserving Christopher Columbus s journals, de las
AP US History Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following was the earliest English colony?
B. New York
C. Massachusetts Bay
Which of the following colonies was founded as a haven for Catholics?
The two distinct societies of the Chesapeake and New England colonies can be accounted for in
the fact that the colonies were founded for different reasons, which led to economic, social and
The difference behind th
This is a model for how to write a DBQ essay.
Notice the all-important first paragraph that introduces the student to the reader. Create a
powerful first impression through presentation of outside information and analysis, and of course,
an interesting t
Columbus was accountable for the actions of the Spaniard men towards the native
He helped instill the idea of poor treatment towards the Indians and the idea that
they were below the Spanish, which his men observed. This led to his mens cruel