Conquest and Encounter in the Atlantic World, 1492-1700
Formerly: HIST 206
Survey of the earliest encounters of Europeans and American peoples and the formation of societies in a new Atlantic World. Topics include demographic changes brought by epidemic diseases, patterns of conquest and accommodation among explorers and diverse Amerindian cultures, and the exchange of goods, ideas and peoples across the Western hemisphere.
- Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 110, HIST 206, HIST 265 (if taken in the same topic).