European Exploration and Settlement: 1492-1607. European Ideas and Events impacting North America. 1096- Crusades begin 1271- Marco Polo explores China Trade, plague ends feudalism, leads to Renaissance developments 1. rise of the city- banking, joint stock company, trade
1. rise of the city- banking, joint stock company, trade
2. Nation-State supplants the Church
3. Ideals of Renaissance= explorer
4. New inventions, technology
Anxious investors wait for news about the South Sea Company, a joint stock company formed in London in 1711.
Joint stock companies are a form of partnership in which each member, or stockholder, is financially responsible for the acts of the company.LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
Spain, 1492 a joint stock company formed in London in 1711.
After forcing many Jews to be baptized and then referring to them as "marranos" (i.e. swine), and after an Inquisition in which some 700 marranos were burnt at the stake for showing signs of "Jewish" taint, Spain expels all Jews from the country.
Zhu Di’s Map of the World, circa 1405 a joint stock company formed in London in 1711.
Shanhai a joint stock company formed in London in 1711.YudiQuantu Map, circa 1425
The Four Voyages of Christopher Columbus a joint stock company formed in London in 1711.
Old World to New World New World to Old World
1494 Old World
Hernan Cortes Old World
Cortes’ Conquests,1519-1521 Old World
Missions in North America Old World
Henry Hudson, Netherlands Old World
Third Voyage, 1609
Peter Minuit (Lynden) purchases Manhattan for trinkets worth $24, 1626
New Netherlands, 1661 worth $24, 1626
Defeat of the worth $24, 1626
Spanish Armada, 1588