Author Results for Peter C. Mancall

Book Review – ‘Invading America: The English Assault on the New World 1497–1630’ by David Childs

By Peter C. Mancall

Once upon a time, historians who wrote about the arrival of the English in North America depicted a dramatic and positive moment for the Anglophone world. They described hardy souls clambering on to transAtlantic vessels, individuals who struggled against long odds but managed to persevere. Their diligence paid enormous dividends: these folks established colonies that […] Read More

Filed under: Atlantic | Early Modern
Subjects include: Miscellaneous | Science & Exploration