Columbian Exchange - 619 Words
The Columbian Exchange: Beneficial or Detrimental?
The Columbian exchange was born from a single event that completely changed the course of the world. It was the exchange of plants, animals, people, foods, diseases, technologies, and ideas between the Old World and the New World. Three main groups of people were involved: the Europeans, the Native Americans, and the Africans. When the Europeans came to the New World, they brought diseases, crops, and livestock. The diseases included smallpox,...
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