Declining tobacco prices, a cattle epidemic, and a belief that the
colony's governor had failed to take adequate measures to protect
Virginia against Indian attacks were among the factors leading to
the rebellion, during which Jamestown, Virginia burns down.
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Editors. "Bacon's Rebellion". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=10781, accessed 19 February 2018.]