27 Hist Lecture

27 Hist Lecture - 2/27 History Lecture 2/27/2008 9:01:00 AM...

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2/27 History Lecture 27/02/2008 12:01:00 Spaniards expanded into N American to protect their assets and stop the spread  of the Protestants What caused the Pueblo Revolt of 1680? Franciscan excesses, errors, arrogance Growing mestizo population o Undermined Spanish authority o Looked down upon by pure-blood Spaniards Encomienda  and economic exploitation o Spanish peasants had also monopolized best lands and water sources Disease: Pueblo population dropped from c. 80,000 in 1600 to 17,000 in 1680 o Saw as punishment for accepting Christianity External warfare: nomadic incursions Iroquois Society Centralized decision making: headwomen of clans chose 50 sachems to  Grand Council Council settled disputes within Iroquois League and ran its foreign policy Iroquois controlled long-distance trade and distribution of furs and technology Smaller tribes accepted vassalage to gain protection, trade; Iroquois gained 
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This note was uploaded on 06/09/2008 for the course HIST 2B taught by Professor Hämalaien during the Winter '08 term at UCSB.

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