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Europeans in the 15th century
agricultural people, lives had change little for several hundred years, small, warring countries; divided linguistically, politically, and economically
Women in the 15th century
helped out at planting and harvest, childcare, household tasks. Inferior social, religious and economic positions
needing a new way to reach their northern trading partners, ............ forged a maritime route to Antwerp.
indigenous residents of the Canaries that were attacked, weakened by disease, and eventually defeated. Became slaves
funded by Spain (hoping to use riches of Africa to conquer Jerusalem) sailed to America
Sir Walter Raleigh
established Roanoke to trade with Indians and proved bases for attacks on New Spain
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