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Conquest of Frontiers

  • Niels Eichhorn
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Abstract

The Atlantic world from its inception was about pushing back the frontiers to the unknown. Initially European explorers made their way down the African coast, across the Atlantic, and eventually into the interior of the Americas. Exploration was a key aspect of the advancing frontiers. Shortly after the explorers came the settlers.

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  • Niels Eichhorn
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  1. 1.Middle Georgia State UniversityMaconUSA

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