Seasons of Misery: Catastrophe and Colonial Settlement in Early America


Kathleen Donegan

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 1009 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Seasons of Misery offers a boldly original account of early English settlement in American by placing catastrophe and crisis at the center of the story. Donegan argues that the constant state of suffering and uncertainty decisively formed the colonial identity and produced the first distinctly colonial literature.