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Unformatted text preview: i. Castile fights continuously from 1402 to 1496 so that they may take over the island, which had been relatively populated ii. They herded animals, used slaves, etc. iii. Population of the canary islands shrinks dramatically because of the warfare, iv. As a result of this II. Dreams of Empire: the new Monarchies a. III. The New Monarchies IV. Isabella and Ferdinand: the Ultimate of New Monarchs Thinking about Empire and Exploration-Voyages to the Americas happen as an extension of earlier efforts-Exploration and colonization are the extension of imperial ambitions-Varied motivations (financial, religious, political, etc.)-Motivations change over time-Difficulties determining what “really happen”...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2010 for the course HIST- 103g taught by Professor Harkness during the Spring '10 term at USC.
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