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Unformatted text preview: *HISPANIOLA (Present day Haiti/Dominican Republic) *Site of first Colonial Ordering-1502 *Nicolas De Ovendo-De Las Casas *Black Legend *Colonial Ordering was unsuccessful in Yucatan *Panama-1513 *Peru-Potosi Cerro Rico (In modern day Bolivia) *Mexico *Sierra Madre Occidental (west) and Oriental (east) *Mesa del Centro *consistent temperature, rainfall, and soil viability South America Andes Mountains *Interrupted Mountain Chain with no passes lower than 10,000 feet *Runs from Colombia to the tip of South America on the west side *Modified Heat-lower temperature due to elevation *Microclimates and biodiversity...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course HIST 171 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '08 term at UNL.
- Fall '08