Age Of Explorations Negative Effects

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Although the explorations brough slavery and death, the age of explorations had a postive effect overall because the start of new culture, animals,food,education and technology that had spread all over the new world and Europe. The age of explorations still had some negative effects like disease, slavery and loss of culture over the new world and Europe. Trade and explorations not only became responsible for social and economic advantages but also the spread of disease. “Small pox was the only one of the diseases the marinheiros let loose on the native poples over seas- perhaps the most destructives certainly the most spectacular- but the only one” (Crosby, 208) Disease mostly had a huge impact on the population in north and south America.
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