It has seemed to me worth while to show from the history of civilization just what war has done and has not done for the welfare of mankind. In the eighteenth century it was assumed that the primitive state of mankind was one of Arcadian peace, joy, and contentment.
Index survives until the s. Portuguese Crown gives official approval to begin shipping African slaves to Brazil. It is the first permanent European settlement in North America. It might have been formed as early as CE, however. Castile is no longer able to produce enough food to feed its population.
Spain ends the 16th century probably worse off than it began it.
The Dutch begin sailing to Asia for spices, and establish their own East India company in England completes its conquest and subjugation of Ireland.
The first task is finding gold. On behalf of the Dutch, Henry Hudson, while searching for the Northwest Passage, explores the river that is named for him, in present-day New York.
About four million people die in the conflict. The Dutch establish Jakartawhich becomes the center of the Asian spice trade.
Squanto dies in of disease. Caribbean sugar growing becomes a business on Barbados, and the great period of New World sugar growing begins. New Sweden established in present-day Delaware. Dutch fleet defeats Spanish fleet in the English Channel.
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