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If they decided not to make the trade, their neighbors could grow more powerful by amassing the powerful European war technology.
In the far north, the French established a settlement in on St. What was early contact like between Europeans and Natives? LOTno.
Treaties were to the Europeans and the European-Americans neither solemn nor permanent; any change in government or shift in perceived self-interest among the European powers threatened whatever treaties were made between their agents in the Americas and the indigenous peoples.
In an action with enduring historical import, Balboa claimed the Pacific Ocean and all the lands adjoining it for the Spanish Crown.