religion midterm #2

religion midterm #2 - • 1440-41 Birth of Modern Slavery o...

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22:37 Europe commerce with Asia through silk road Istanbull not Constantinople 1453- trade difficult w Ottoman Empire Prester John- Africa/Asia one of the wisemen that visits jesus, wise, benevolent  Christian King Believe in India and that he can help fight muslims Price Henry the Navigator of Portugal- sailed down coast of Africa in 1400’s
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Unformatted text preview: • 1440-41: Birth of Modern Slavery o Antam Gonzalvez- captain of first slaving expedition o Gold- set up sugar plantations • 1443- Expansion of slave raids • 1455- Pope Nicolas V grants rights of Jurisdiction over Africa 22:37 22:37...
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This note was uploaded on 09/09/2009 for the course REL 133G taught by Professor Lintsagarena during the Spring '08 term at USC.

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