The use of science in commerce and industry
An instrument used by sailors to observe positions of stars
To sail around the world
Water route to Asia through North America sought by European explorers
A journey to a holy place
A long detailed story
A large estate run by an owner or manager and farmed by laborers who lived there
A Muslim house of worship
a narrow passage of water connecting two large bodies of water
The book composed of sacred writings accepted by muslims as revelations made to muhammad by allah through the angel Gabriel
Exchange of goods, ideas and people between Europe and the Americas
Relating to ancient Greece and Rome.
line of Demarcation
An imaginary line running down the middle of the Atlantic ocean from the north pole to the south pole dividing the americas between spain and portugal.
Spanish explorer in the Americas in the 1500's.
Home or community of homes guilt by native americans.
system of rewarding conquistadors with tracts of land and the right to tax and demand labor from native americans who lived on the land
The theory that a state's or nations power depended on its wealth.
coureur de bois
French trapper living among native americans.