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  • French
  • With the Glorious Revolution (1688), England 's foreign policy took the anti‐French path it followed until 1815-a path that led to four wars before 1775. (encyclopedia.com)
  • histories
  • According to the oral histories of many of the indigenous peoples of the Americas, they have been living on this continent since their genesis, described by a wide range of traditional creation stories . (wikipedia.org)
  • He is the author of Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America (Harvard, 2013), and co-editor, with Miabi Chatterji, Sujani Reddy, and Manu Vimalassery of The Sun Never Sets: South Asian Migrants in an Age of U.S. Power (NYU, 2013). (tufts.edu)
  • settlement
  • Consequently, citizens of the the new nation looked out over the vast expanse to the west and, in spite of the presence of tens of thousands of Indians, considered the land unoccupied and open for settlement. (blogspot.com)
  • According to the most generally accepted theory of the settlement of the Americas , migrations of humans from Eurasia to the Americas took place via Beringia , a land bridge which connected the two continents across what is now the Bering Strait . (wikipedia.org)
  • To American onlookers, Florida seemed like an untenable space for US settlement in many ways. (msu.edu)
  • decades
  • Michele Currie Navakas's new work on Florida pushes readers to grapple with an understudied region of the early republic and its atypical topography, showing how a geography that was treated as peripheral to the American narrative actually proved formative in the decades between Revolution and Reconstruction. (msu.edu)
  • Beginning in 1789, the European continent falls into nearly two decades of revolution, counter-revolution, Napoleonic Empire, collapse of the Napoleonic Empire, and restoration of the pre-revolutionary regimes under the Holy Alliance. (scribd.com)
  • elsewhere
  • In spring, a season which brought massive runs of shad, alewives, herring, and mullet from the ocean into the rivers, Indians in Florida and elsewhere along the Atlantic coastal plain relied on fish taken with nets, spears, or hooks and lines. (nationalhumanitiescenter.org)
  • The United States became one of the most conspicuous creditor regions, and now it was 'American gold' which was denounced in Europe, in Latin America, and elsewhere. (byu.edu)
  • lands
  • In addition to the three challenges, America faces one great opportunity, the opportunity to expand national territory into Spanish and French lands of Florida and Louisiana. (scribd.com)
  • Cuba
  • if he happened to remember how many teachers there were in Cuba when the Revolution triumphed, and he told me that around 29,000. (cuba.cu)
  • Independence
  • Having declared independence and defeated the British, American patriots then drafted the constitution that remains the law of the land to this day. (vassar.edu)
  • The British Challenge American independence is granted unwillingly by Great Britain, so it is understandable the British have no interest in either nurturing the new republic or being too far removed from the scene if the new republic is to fail. (scribd.com)
  • American victory in its war for independence seriously undermines the French monarch and fuels republicanism in France. (scribd.com)
  • Americas
  • Indian words dot the maps of the United States, Canada, and the rest of the Americas. (britannica.com)
  • An Indian considered himself a Delaware, a Dakota, a Navajo, or a member of one of the hundreds of other Indian nations in the Americas. (britannica.com)
  • It was Napoleon, however, who indirectly led to the further revolutions of the Americas. (iue.it)
  • Florida
  • Neither terra firma nor outright seascape, the swampy interior and reef-lined coasts confused Americans as they struggled to situate Florida within their dichotomies of maritime and terrestrial spaces and comprehend its place in the expanding settler republic. (msu.edu)
  • She is author of High Stakes: Florida Seminole Gaming and Sovereignty (Duke, 2008), which examines the cultural, political, and economic stakes of tribal casinos for Florida Seminoles, and which won the Delmos Jones and Jagna Sharff Memorial Book Prize (for best book published in the previous two years) from the Society for the Anthropology of North America. (tufts.edu)
  • origin
  • Most of the present archaeological, linguistic and ancient DNA evidence indicates a South American origin for these populations. (blogspot.com)
  • Efforts
  • Liquid Landscapes explores how the process of "root taking" worked in a land of such shaky ground, from early mapmakers' efforts, to American imperialists, African American maroons, Seminole Indians, wreck salvagers, pirates, and even transplanted northern abolitionists like Harriet Beecher Stowe. (msu.edu)
  • settlements
  • The war saw attacks by France and its Indian allies on English frontier settlements, most notably the Schenectady Massacre of 1690. (factbites.com)
  • Attempts
  • Navakas begins by examining how Florida's geography defied Anglo-American attempts to chart the peninsula for centuries. (msu.edu)
  • Describe
  • The Indians and Arabs that I describe did indeed exist and still exist today, but every one of them stands for something else, something higher or something deeper. (palaceofthegovernors.org)
  • Frontiers
  • Stinnett says that he cannot be sure which exact grievance ran afoul of Facebook's policy, but he assumes that it's paragraph 31, which excoriates the King for inciting "domestic insurrections amongst us, and has endeavored to bring on the inhabitants of our frontiers, the merciless Indian Savages. (reason.com)
  • Shortly
  • In other words, shortly after the American Revolution, a good number of Native Americans came to realize that in the new political climate, in addition to a charismatic chief, it was just as important to have a sharp lawyer and a persuasive lobbyist. (blogspot.com)
  • Years
  • The French and Indian War, which became the Seven Years' War in Europe, created unprecedented problems of finance and control for Britain. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Although they were dependent in different ways upon each, the Abenaki managed to remain independent from both through King William's War (1688-1697), Queen Anne's War (1702-1713), King George's War (1744-1748), and the Seven Years' War (1756-1763), each of which was an American counterpart to wars in Europe . (encyclopedia.com)
  • The present configuration of the Great Lakes basin is the result of the movement of massive glaciers through the mid-continent, a process that began about one million years ago during the Pleistocene Epoch . (britannica.com)
  • During the Constitution's bicentennial eleven years later, American ignorance of the nation s other sacred text proved equally profound. (vassar.edu)
  • Nor have the years since done much to shake the sense of knowing, too well, the American Revolution. (vassar.edu)
  • In the Andes of South America , the potato was domesticated between 10,000 and 7,000 years ago, along with beans, coca , llamas , alpacas , and guinea pigs . (wikipedia.org)
  • tend
  • So easy, so tame, so much 'a land of foregone conclusions' does America's Revolution appear that we tend to honor and ignore it rather than study it. (vassar.edu)
  • In Asian countries where green tea plus extract is consumed more often than black tea (in North America, we tend to drink black tea), studies indicate that green tea drinkers have a lower mortality rate from cancer. (blogspot.com)
  • centuries
  • All mestizos had European Y-DNA and Native mtDNA since the very beginning: the opposite was not concievable (and anyhow very few European women migrated to America, specially in the first centuries). (blogspot.com)
  • Nations
  • Later, Native Americans in Canada began to refer to themselves as First Nations. (britannica.com)
  • A View of the Character, Manners, and Customs of the North-Americans: Comprehending an Accountof the Northern Indians, of the Inhabitants of Oonalashka and Nootka Sound, of the Five Indian Nations of Canada, of the Inhabitants of the United States, &c. (upenn.edu)
  • According to the arrangement that was finally worked out, "the Americans laid the foundation of a new country that sought to ignore the Indian nations within its borders" (36). (blogspot.com)
  • Superior
  • Great Lakes , chain of deep freshwater lakes in east-central North America comprising Lakes Superior , Michigan , Huron , Erie , and Ontario . (britannica.com)
  • Their drainage basin of about 295,710 square miles (which includes the areas of the lakes themselves and their connecting waterways) extends approximately 690 miles from north to south and about 860 miles from Lake Superior in the west to Lake Ontario in the east. (britannica.com)
  • Native Africans, Australians and Americans alike found themselves landed, many eliminated, by technologically superior Eurasians. (alanmacfarlane.com)
  • European
  • As European powers scrambled for access to this lucrative trade, England dabbled in searching for a North-West Passage to the Orient through the frozen North of the New world. (britishempire.co.uk)
  • What technological advances opened the interior of the African Continent to European exploitation? (iue.it)
  • There are African Americans who have a Y Chromosome common to Europe, like R1b and then marry a "white" woman and there kids would look perfectly Europe if you go by Haplogroups, but on an admixture test the kid can be 60% European and 40% African, in America they will likely just be called "black" and might be no lighter than Obama or even darker. (blogspot.com)
  • If the American experiment in liberal democracy is to fail, the British could possibly regain control of the territory, unless other European powers get there first. (scribd.com)
  • European attention is directed inward and America becomes a secondary, but still important, consideration. (scribd.com)
  • Philadelphia
  • This presidential address was delivered at the 120th annual meeting of the American Historical Association, held in Philadelphia, January 2006. (historians.org)
  • world
  • Cooke responded that Americans "have a problem thinking about this" because "the revolution that happened here was great, and very rarely is that the case in the world. (blogspot.com)
  • historian
  • F]or the vast majority of contemporary Americans,' writes historian Joseph Ellis, the birth of this nation is shrouded by 'a golden haze or halo. (vassar.edu)
  • liberties
  • one that won crucial liberties for a certain segment of the population, while continuing to deny those same liberties to Native Americans and African slaves. (reason.com)
  • Workers
  • Grenville's 2 part plan for imperial reform -Currency Act of 1764: extends ban on paper money and now American merchants/workers must pay debts to Britain in gold/silver. (scribd.com)
  • diseases
  • The railroad, diseases, locomotives, and the near-extinction of the Buffalo in the plains all contributed to the "taming" of the Plains Indians. (studymode.com)
  • The white people's diseases killed off many of the Indians because of how little resistant their immune systems were. (studymode.com)
  • Britain
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