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People of Eastern N - Aztec& Mayan civilizations disappeared due to Spanish conquest o Survivors settle in much smaller tribal communities –

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People of Eastern N. America – e.g. Natchez, Choctaw (Alabama, Mississippi), Iroquois (NY) o Powerful chiefdoms o Women farmed; men hunted o European conquest destroy Mississippian and East Native American institutions – just as the
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Unformatted text preview: Aztec & Mayan civilizations disappeared due to Spanish conquest o Survivors settle in much smaller tribal communities – easier to handle by the new European inhabitants a. Would lead to conflict with Native Americans...
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2011 for the course HISTORY AMH2010 taught by Professor Rowan during the Spring '11 term at FIU.

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