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The European Conquest of the Americas. By: Mr. Fenlon APWH. Christófo Colón [1451-1506]. Columbus’ Four Voyages. Ferdinand Magellan & the First Circumnavigation of the World: Early 16c. European Explorations. Looking for “El Dorado”. The First Spanish Conquests: The Aztecs. vs.

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The European

Conquest

of the Americas

By: Mr. Fenlon

APWH


Christófo Colón [1451-1506]


Columbus’ Four Voyages


Ferdinand Magellan & the First Circumnavigation of the World:Early 16c


European Explorations

Looking for “El Dorado”


The First Spanish Conquests:The Aztecs

vs.

Fernando Cortés

Montezuma II


The Death of Montezuma II


Mexico Surrenders to Cortés


The First Spanish Conquests: The Incas

vs.

Francisco Pizarro

Atahualpa


Why would the

'Columbian Exchange'

be considered the

tsunami of

unintentional

"bio-terrorism"??

Docs. 1- 4


The “Columbian Exchange”


Cycle of Conquest & Colonization

Explorers

Conquistadores

OfficialEuropeanColony!

Missionaries

PermanentSettlers


Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade


Slave Ship


“Coffin” Position Below Deck


African CaptivesThrown Overboard


Slaves Working in a Brazilian Sugar Mill


Sacrifice of the First-Bornby Theodore de Bry


Mercantilism

The economy and trade are essential to the health and safety of the nation.

Get as much gold and silveras you can.

Establish a favorable balance of trade.

Get colonies.


Treasuresfrom the Americas!


The Colonial Class System

Peninsulares

Creoles

Mestizos

Mulattos

Native Indians

Black Slaves


The Influence of the Colonial Catholic Church

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Guadalajara Cathedral

Spanish Mission


The Treaty of Tordesillas, 1494 & The Pope’s Line of Demarcation


Father Bartolomé de Las Casas

New Laws --> 1542


European Empires in the Americas


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