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The European Challenge
     

The European Challenge

by Time-Life Books, Barker
 

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The European Challenge details the clash of cultures beginning 500 years ago. When the voyager Colon--known to posterity as Columbus--and his crews arrived in the Caribbean, native tribes were awed by the pale, bearded men from afar. Over the next 200 years, however, as waves of Spanish, English, Dutch, French, Portuguese, and Russian adventurers arrived in the New

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The European Challenge details the clash of cultures beginning 500 years ago. When the voyager Colon--known to posterity as Columbus--and his crews arrived in the Caribbean, native tribes were awed by the pale, bearded men from afar. Over the next 200 years, however, as waves of Spanish, English, Dutch, French, Portuguese, and Russian adventurers arrived in the New World, the simplicity and wonder of native inhabitants elicited cynical oppression and bloodshed. History, customs, mythology and lore of the continent's first inh

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780809494088
Publisher:
Time-Life, Incorporated
Publication date:
06/01/1999
Series:
American Indians Series
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.59(w) x 11.09(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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