The people that cultivated this land developed a soil that was not known to the world.
It was key to there survival as a civilization and an advance in farming.
The black soil found was very fertile and. The cultivation still produces rich vegetation.
The World in 1492
Columbus's voyage marked a shift in the dynamic
of the world politically and economically. His voyage to the Americas marked the beginning of a globalized world.
It was now possible for the world to be interconnected. Empires that were stagnant were now expanding out of Europe and becoming very wealthy.
Other countries followed and cultural differences were fused and trade between countries became a growing revenue for countries.
Politically , countries began to conquer the indigenous tribes of the regions. Exporting the raw materials from the regions began innovation in textiles, agriculture and industry. It made countries even more powerful.
European Voyages and How the World Changes
With the expansion of empires it allowed countries to have access to ports and trade routes.
Major world powers from Europe were able to gain control of major sea trade routes. Asia had many goods that Europe had been importing for many years. Taking control of the ports only gave these countries more money and bigger hand in world trade.
Soon the Americas began to supply Europe with sought after goods and raw materials. Having the monopoly over these ports and trade routes only secured the countries future.
The Age of Discovery brought the world closer in the sense that the world was now able to integrate other countries techniques and advances into there everyday lives.