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What war was ended with the Treaty of Tordesillas?

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What war was ended with the Treaty of Tordesillas?

A New World Order:

As European countries explored the New World, they rapidly came into conflict with one another over the more desirable areas to colonize. Such conflicts did not usually take into account the interests of the lands' original inhabitants.

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The Treaty of Tordesillas did not end an officially declared war. What it did end was the low-level skirmishes and rising tensions as both Spanish and...

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