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Chesapeake: The Story of Virginia 05/03/2009 11:59:00 I. Origins—the fight for survival Projectors” Sir Francis Drake, Sir Henry Gilbert, Sir Walter Raleigh- adventurers that first were  associated with Virginia They were all knights of Elizabeth They were extremely anti-Spanish pirates They were first adventurers in Ireland (last territory that they absorbed) Ireland was the first Americas in the eyes of the British Projectors were individuals that were in the court of Elizabeth, and after the Spanish  defeat, there was a challenge to go to the Americas and get Richard Hacklet- wrote texts about Virginia, but never left England Sir Raleigh thought that Virginia would become a place free from Spanish tyranny Good Indians, aligned with the English, is what they thought Tobacco Discovery of tobacco in 1618 was good Incredible market in England for tobacco
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This note was uploaded on 06/13/2011 for the course GOV 310L taught by Professor Kieth during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas.

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