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Chapter Summary: 5 + 8
Chapter 5 discusses the Spanish and Portuguese explorations to the New Worlds. I n 1493, Columbus returned from his first t r ip from the Caribbean, w hich is what he believed
t o be the eastern coast of Asia.
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Summary of Ch . 3: Modes of Production
In this chapter , Wolf discusses the ways in which people develop social labor and d ifferent modes of production . Wolf starts his concept by using Marx s two axiomatic u nderstandings of the hu
Oct. 12, 2009 Ant 360 Summary of Ch. 11-14 Chapter 11, which is titled Lethal Gift of Livestock, focuses on how the major killers of human populations are diseases that have evolved and been contracted from animals. The chapter starts out with a story abo