Feb 28 Lecture

Feb 28 Lecture - HIS 212 In class notes(3 Sanjay...

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HIS 212 In class notes (3) Sanjay Subrahmanyam “Holding the world in balance. The connected histories of the Iberian overseas empire” Am Hist Rev Dec 2006 New England Intro -Geography -Founding -Rejection of old England - limited power of nation states - 1606: English created two stock corporations (the London Company given the responsible for colonizing the south of North America. The Plymouth Company; responsible for settling the north of America. - Beaver fur - Puritans 1630, about a thousand people, establish Boston and other small town, by the end of the decade population is up to ten thousand. - Massachusetts company; lack of language that says company head quarters has to stay in England, or that the charter itself has to stay in England harder to control - 1680s the charter is taken back - People who go to colony are very upset about how life is in old England. - February 28, 2008 New England 1) Intro a) geography b) Foundation c) Rejection of Old England 2) Puritan Design a) theology simplified
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