A journey made for a special purpose.
A settlement far away from the country that rules it.
The movement of people, plants, animals, and germs in either direction across the Atlantic Ocean following the voyages of Columbus.
A name for the Spanish conquerors who first came to the Americas in the 1500s.
A very large piece of land that often included several Indian villages.
A person who teaches his or her religion to others who have different beliefs.