Trade Expansion Shows need Lure of East Land of Spices Cosmopolitan World

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Trade Expansion Shows need Lure of East Land of Spices Cosmopolitan World Religious Tolerance No Central Authority
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The World of Columbus 18:24 Ottoman Empire 15 th  C Expansion 1453 Constantinople Falls Invades Italy: Otrano (1480), Venice (1499) Pope worried..East Threatens Rome Chip away at the Middle East North Africa World of Familiar Territories Maghrib: Small European Principalities Trade & Violence Piracy & Captives Idea of Africa Trade: Salt for Gold Trans-Saharan Slave Trade Gold Dust, Peppers Ivory & Slaves Land of Prester John Portuguese Interest Reconquista 711-1249 Iberia Under Muslim Rule Small Christian States Militaristic Culture Points of Exchange Christian Expansion
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The World of Columbus 18:24 The Portuguese 1385: John I Atlantic Border Seafaring People Expansionary To Africa 1415 Ceuta 1437 Tangiers (Failed) Henry the Navigator Order of Christ For Riches and Religion State Driven Go South, Young Man Caravels Modified ships to help work with the wind and helped get people down African Coast Madeira (1418) Raids & Trade Reconnaissance Rounding the Cape 1 degree/ year 1462 Sierra Leone 1465 Cape Verde Islands 1488 Dias & Cape of Good Hope Not Landlocked
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The World of Columbus 18:24 Vasco da Gama  July 1497(Sets off)-Aug 1499 Not Follow Rules Muslim Pilot Calicut: Bad Goods Low Qulaity Spices 3,000 % Profit off spices “Admiral of the Indian Seas” Spanish Desires Ferdinand & Isabella m. 1469 Unite Aragon & Castle Unruly Nobles Legacy of Reconquista  Keys of Paradise Granada: Last Muslim Kingdom on Iberian Peninsula Paid Taxes to Castile Economic Flourishing More religious toleration  (Both Jews & Muslims) Internal Problems: Boabdil (Muhammad XII) Fall of Granada Spain Needs Land Declare Crusade
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The World of Columbus 18:24 Slow Chipping Away Jan 2, 1492 Falls Celebrations in Rome Purifications: Muslims Some Muslims Stay Migrations Hopes 1499 Forced Conversions  Moriscos 1501 Mudejar Rebellion 1502 Expulsion Purifications: Jews Long Established Many in Ghettos Wealthy Financiers Violence: 1391 Massacres More Conversos(Jewish Converts) 1478 Establish Inquisition  No Sight More Pitiable March 31, 1492 Expulsion Not New: England 1290, Portugal 1497 50,000 Leave North Africa (Famine) Italy (Rome & Venice) Creation of Sephardic Jews 
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The World of Columbus 18:24 Impact of Purification Senses of Unity Little Economic Impact Worries: Limpieza de Sangre Renaissance Culture Antonio de Nebrija: Castilian Grammar, 1492 Cisneros & Polygot Bible, 1502 Peter Martyr of Angheria, 1488 Mediterranean Centers Ottomans Worry Italian Influence Kemal Reis Ottoman Naval Commander 1487 Help Defend Granada 1492 Help Muslim Refugees 1499 Defeats Venice Scourge of Christians T-O Problems Old Concerns Dominate Control of Nobles Rise of Islamic Powers
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The World of Columbus 18:24 Trade with East
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