Essay heading: european expansion in america
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January 19, 2009
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Cortes laid siege to the city and ceded it in 1521. Disease soon spread, so did the feeling of subjugation. Mexico's Aztec population went from 20 million to 2 million in a century. The Spanish built a fortress at St. Augustine, Florida to protect their sea lanes to the Caribbean. In 1598, Don Juan de Onate led hundreds of men on a expedition from Mexico into the Rio Grande valley abusing all Pueblo people they came across...
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In 1598, Don Juan de Onate led hundreds of men on a expedition from Mexico into the Rio Grande valley abusing all Pueblo people they came across. They declared the province of New Mexico after the battle of Acoma in 1599, in which they cut off one foot of each pueblo survivor. Because of missionaries' later efforts to curb native religious traditions, the Pueblos rebelled, destroyed every Catholic Church and killed priests and hundreds of Spanish settlers...
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