Essays Tagged: "Jill Lepore"
"In the Name of War" Written by Jill Lepore: King Phillips War and the Origins of American Identity.
According to the historian Jill Lepore, before the war between the Anglo and Indian population known as "King Phillip's War," c ... -and fuels wars to this day, in different lands amongst different peoples.Work Cited:Lepore, Jill. The Name of War. New York: Knopf, 1998.
were destroyed, the colonies' economy was in ruins, and both English and Indian populations were 1 Jill Lepore, The Name of War: King Philip's War and the Origins of American Identity (New York: Vint ... of King Philip's War, English colonists felt the need to justify their actions. Put best by author Jill Lepore, "war is perhaps best understood as a violent contest for territory, resources, and poli ...