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    Christianity

    Christianity
    Christianity is a relgion where there is one god and people believe in holy sacrements and sins. It also is based on life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
  • Jan 1, 1438

    Inca

    Inca
    The Inca's were a Southern American Indian tribe. They lived in the central andies before the Spainish Conquest. Francisco Pizarro wiped out this tribe.
  • Jan 1, 1476

    Francisco Pizarro

    Francisco Pizarro
    Francisco Pizarro was a Spainish conquistador who conquered the Inca Empire. He was the founder of Lima. Around 1532 his brother and him conquered Peru. He wiped out the largest Native American tribe.
  • Jan 1, 1484

    Bartholome de las Casas

    Bartholome de las Casas
    Bartholome de las Casas was the 16th century Spanish historian, social reformer, and Dominican friar. He also became the first resident of Bishop of Chiapas.
  • Jan 1, 1499

    Encomienda

    Encomienda
    Encomienda is a legal system that was employed by the Spanish crown. This was during the Spanish colonization of the American to help regulate Native American labor.
  • Jan 1, 1502

    Atahualpa

    Atahualpa
    Atahualpa was the last Sapa Inca of the Tawantinsuyu, before the Spainish conquest. He was also Emperor. He was captured by the Spainish conquistador Francisco Pizarro. He won the bloody civil war in 1532.
  • Jan 1, 1530

    Mestizo

    Mestizo
    Mestizo is a phrase often used in Spain. This saying means a person who's ancestors were both European and American Indians only. Also used as a racial category in the casta system during the Spanish Empires control of there American colonies.