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Unformatted text preview: New World were that people of Europe and Africa settled in the New World, and animals, plants and diseases of Eurasia and the Western Hemisphere were introduced to each area in an interchange. Picture of the ships Who: Zueng He and Columbus’ Ship. The Smaller ship is Columbus’. The voyages of the Spanish and Chinese What: comparison of the ships, cargo and other treasure When: Zueng He (14 th century), Columbus (15 th century) Where: Zueng He (Muslim area and Indian Ocean), Columbus (New World and Atlantic Ocean) Why: Zueng He explored and wanted superiority acknowledged. He wanted to get more resources. Columbus explored, settled, and established claims. At first they were looking for a route that would go straight to East Asia but then the voyages used their money to invest in industries and civilization. The world powerhouse changes from the Chinese to the Europeans after Zueng He voyages start to split up....
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2012 for the course HIS 1307 taught by Professor Gawrich during the Spring '08 term at Baylor.
- Spring '08