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  1. Sep 2015
    1. The “discovery” of America unleashed horrors. Europeans embarked upon a debauching path of death and destructive exploitation that unleashed murder and greed and slaver

      What was a good thing for some people was a disaster for others..

  2. Aug 2015
    1. But disease was deadlier than any weapon in the European arsenal. It unleashed death on a scale never before seen in human history.

      Even if the Europeans had come over bringing peace, disease would have killed the Native Americans

    2. Culturally and geographically isolated, some combination of limited resources, inhospitable weather, food shortages, and native resistance drove the Norse back into the sea.

      They settled in the wrong place, otherwise they may be well known like Columbus is.

    3. everything.

      Study Questions for this section:

      What were the three major crops developed in the Americas? What impact did they have?

      What were the major differences between Native American and European peoples?