The grim years : settling South Carolina, 1670-1720 / John J. Navin.

"In 1651 philosopher and political theorist Thomas Hobbes penned Leviathan, his dark vision of an unregulated society. Hobbes, shocked by the execution of Charles I, whom he supported, envisioned a world of unceasing poverty, violence, and death. In the absence of an absolute sovereign, there w...

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Main Author: Navin, John J. (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Columbia, South Carolina : University of South Carolina Press, [2020]
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Table of Contents:
  • Barbadian precedents
  • Carolina
  • Paradise lost
  • "Dreadfull Visitations"
  • Reapers.