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Death at jamestown

  1. 1. Death At Jamestown Kevin Schwartz History 140
  2. 2. New Land <ul><li>Europeans set out to colonize present day Jamestown, Virginia. </li></ul><ul><li>They expected easy trade and communication with the native tribes living there. </li></ul><ul><li>They thought there would be an abundance of resources to trade with the Indians. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Hardships <ul><li>The ships that set out for Jamestown got lost and were facing starvation. </li></ul><ul><li>When they finally found land a settlement was built, not focusing on defense. </li></ul><ul><li>The many Indian attacks were harsh and unexpected. </li></ul><ul><li>Many also died from diseases caused by the contaminated water. </li></ul>

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