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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where was Bartholomew de Las Casas born?
2. Who was the husband of Mary Rowlandson?
3. What book did Jill Lepore publish in 2010?
4. The money that ransomed Mary Rowlandson was paid by whom?
5. Jill Lepore is a professor of American history at what university?
Essay Topic 1
Describe the Wampanoags, Narragansetts, Nipmuchs, Pocomtucks, Abenakis, Mohegan, Pequot, Mohawk and Christian Indians. What were the relationships between these tribes like prior to the colonization of America?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the life and works of Jill Lepore. What inspired Lepore to write The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity? How has the book been received?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the life and work of Hugo Grotius. What were major influences in Grotius's theories and philosophies?
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