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The First Global Age: Europe, the Americas and Africa

the first global age : Europe, the Americas and Africa 1492-1750
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conquistador
name for the Spanish explorers who would claim lands in the Americas for Spain
immunity
resistance
alliances
formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to cooperate and come to one another's defense
civil war
war fought between two groups of people in the same nation
missionary
someone who is sent on a religious mission
revenue
money taken in through taxes
compact
agreement
Samuel De Champlain
explorer, geographer and map maker
Louis XIV
French king
Jamestown, Virgina
where the Engish built their first permanent colony
Pilgrims
people who wereseeking religious freedom
Mayflower Compact
guidelines for governing
French and Indian War
a war in North America between France and Britain
Treaty of Paris
This treaty ended the Seven Years War
Tainos
The people Columbus came in contact with in the West Indies.
Hernan Cortes
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Mexico (1485-1547)
Moctezuma
Aztec emperor defeated and killed by the Spanish conquistador Hernando Cortes.
Francisco Pizarro
Spanish explorer who conquered the Incas
Atahualpa
Last ruling Inca emperor of Peru. He was executed by the Spanish.