U.S. History Document Chapter 1 Contact and Conquest A Brief Account of Bartolome de Las Casas
1) How does Las Casas describe the environment and peoples of the "New World"?
2) What are the major issues at the heart of his appeal the Holy Roman Emperor?
3) What role dis religion play in the contact and conquest of the "New World"?
Answer (1): The 'New World' as described in Las Casas has been one of the most elaborate and livid picturization of the new... View the full answer