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Colonialism and Imperialism

Articles and resources on the European colonies and empires, as well as the nature and impact of Imperialism and Colonialism.

Europe and the Falkland Islands / Malvinas
A summary of European settlement in the Falkland Islands.

The European Overseas Empires
An introduction to the topic of the European overseas empires.

When Did Columbus 'Discover' The Americas? A New Theory
A report on a new theory of when Columbus discovered the Americas.

Diagram of the Triangle Trade
An examination of 'triangle trade' with an excellent diagram.

The European Voyages of Exploration
Presented by the University of Calgary, this is a superb and in-depth tutorial on the Spanish and Portuguese explorers of the 15th and 16th century. There are backgrounds for each country, separate looks at each of the regions explored and good graphical content.

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