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The Columbian Exchange
An analysis of the roots, purpose and significance of the Columbian Exchange.
# 93523 | 1,850 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2007 | US

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This paper looks at the Columbian Exchange, an accidental byproduct of the Old World coming together with the New World which provided a forum for the exchange of many things including plants, animals and disease. It further discusses how the Columbian Exchange provided a massive transformation of the world's eco-system which had a significant impact on mankind.

How the Process Began
The Not so Nice Side of the Exchange
Understanding the Environmental Impact

Sample of Sources Used:

  • _________. "Columbian Exchange." The Reader's Companion to American History; 1991
  • Columbian Exchange (Accessed 3-20-06)
  • Columbian Exhange (accessed 3-20-06)
  • Fernandez, Felipe. "lThe Unending Frontier an Environmental History of the Early Modern World." History Today; 2003
  • Horn, Miriam. "America before Columbus. U.S. News & World Report; 1991

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