How did treatment of Native Americans differ in the colonies of Spain, France, England, and the Netherlands?
France- trading partners
Netherlands- alliances w/ NA to compete against French in trade
What did French merchants trade in exchange for what from NA?
traded blankets, guns, wines for NA's animal's skins
How did Spain abuse the NA? England?
forced NA to work on plantations, destroyed temples, banned religion
took land & forced NA to live on reservations
What separates winners from losers? What allowed some cultures to flourish & others to fall?
shape of coastlines, crops, animals