17th century- no geographic or cultural line separated the Indians and Europeans
N. American colonies established by Europeans in first of 17th century were outpost
of global economy
1. Bring the greatest amount of revenue
Chapter 3- The English come to stay
The first Chesapeake colonies
Chesapeake (Virginia- Maryland)
1603- Queen Elisabeth died, succeeded by King James I.
He immediately signed a treaty with Spain ending decades of warfare.
1606- James granted charters to t