Bartoleme de Las Casas’s “Brief Account of the Devastation of the Indies”

Bartoleme de Las Casas’s Brief Account of the Devastation of the Indies,┬áis one that quite obviously is meant to depict the Spanish as brutal savages who destroyed the indigenous peoples and the land that they lived on. De Las Casas does this by first portraying the native folks to be completely obliging of the visitors… Read More Bartoleme de Las Casas’s “Brief Account of the Devastation of the Indies”