Peter C. Mancall 

Peter C. Mancall is Andrew W. Mellon Professor of the Humanities, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences. He is the author of The Trials of Thomas Morton: An Anglican Lawyer, His Puritan Foes, and the Battle for a New England.

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