Apr 19, 2021  
Fitchburg State University 2013-14 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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HIST 2760 - The Conquest of America


3 cr. 3 hr. Day course offered every other year.

The course is an introduction to the societies, individuals and legal and moral issues involved in the European conquest of the indigenous peoples of the Western Hemisphere to roughly 1650. The path of conquest is traced chronologically to provide an understanding of the Ibero-Mediterranean milieu that produced the early explorer-conquerors and the dominant indigenous civilizations of the Caribbean, Mesoamerica, the Andes, and coastal Brazil. CTW, GDCN, HIST

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