Rising of Yamassees and other Indian tribes in South Carolina

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Historical Context Note

Members of the Yamassees and other Indian tribes in South Carolina rise in rebellion against the British colonists there, but they are defeated and driven across the Spanish border into Florida.
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Editors. "Rising of Yamassees and other Indian tribes in South Carolina". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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