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Unformatted text preview: An Indian in Body Paint Not as frightful as Pict Still has tattoos, like Pict Engineer and explorer Naturalist and humanist Seventeenth Century Labour: Indentured Servants The Navigation Acts British controlled transport/trade of tobacco and sugar The Navigation Acts helped make colonial Britons the wealthiest people (on average) in the world Average Wealth at Death New England: 42 Metropolitan British: 54 Chesapeake: 1111 West Indies: 1230 The First Sugar Plantations Sicily and Southern Italy Sugar as a medicine and spice in the Middle Ages Norman sugar plantation in Sicily, ca 1300 The Slave Trade Yaws (relative of syphilis) Delivery System within West Africa The Middle Passage West Africa to the Americas Delivery systems with in America Elmina Castle, 16 th Century The Occidental (Atlantic) Trade Peaked: 1700-1800 About:12-14 million Largest of three market 70,000 people a year from 1700-1800 80% male...
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2008 for the course HIST 202 taught by Professor C.daniels during the Spring '07 term at Michigan State University.
- Spring '07