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ottoman empire

traded a luxiory og goods in the 1400's it expanded because ottomans did not want to pay taxes

2

aztec empire

the most advanced tribe

3

hernan cortes

led the expididtion that caused the fall of the aztecs

4

cabeza de vaca cow head

did not know how to co exist with natives 1528 tampa bay

5

hernando de soto

1539 went from cuba to tampa bay then went north of the mississippi and died in colorado

6

st augistine florida

where the spanish military set up after after that they found their was to the chesapeake bay

7

sir frances drake

second in command of the english fellt against the spanish armada in 1588

8

spanish armada

spanish planned on conquering england 1558

9

french canada

in 1541 french settled in quebec

10

conquest of ireland

tudor dynasty took over ireland in the 1530's

11

sir walter raleigh

popularized tobacco in england.

12

Powhatan

dominate power in tidewater, stayed in power once the british arrived and became the middle man between settles and indians

13

opechancanough

came up with new stratigies once powhatan died and had the ability to keep the peace

14

virginia company

pair of english joint stock companies that were chartered by james I

15

columbian exchange

the exchance of goods, crops, diseases

16

Tobacco culture

was a dominate crop and could not be grown past the piedmont

17

governor william berkley

1670 governor asked to lead counter attacks on natives at susquehannock but refused because he wanted to keep the deer skin trade alive with the natives.

18

nathaniel bacon

became a spokes person for thoes lining on the frontier, wanted to bring down berkley

19

bacons rebellion

bacon suggested that all natives needed to be killed. wanted to fight the elites over taxes

20

plant cutting rebellion

1682 destroyed tobacco from large land owners

21

manumission

act of a slave owner freeing other slaves

22

american paradox republicanism

the ideology of governing a nation as a republic where as the head of the state is independent vs dependent

23

navigation act

conflict between the british and dutch in 1650 the navigation act was important to set up an economic war against the dutch as a result the british controlled the entire atlantic seaboard

24

glorious revolution

james the second was a militant catholic, in 1688 people decided they wanted to get rid of him their idea was to write a letter to prince william of the netherlands, soon james was no longer in power

25

william byrd

planter slave owner and founded richmond va

26

war of spanish succession

fought amongst spain, france and other powers over a decade long

27

fort Duquensne

established by the french in 1754

28

treaty of paris of 1763

2/10/1763 Britain, france, spanish, and Portugal ended the war

29

pontiacs rebellion

a war in south carolinia that went north in the 1760's

30

proclamation of 1763

by king george, stabilized relations with native north americans through regulation of trade, settlement, and land purchase on the western frontier