Spain's Slave Trade
Envied Spain's Wealth
Clashed over Religion
Native Americans refused to be enslaved.
Enslaved Africans already spoke English and French
European diseases killed many Native Americans
The transportation costs were too great.
Bartolome de Las Casas, a Spanish priest
Fernandez de Oviedo
Voyage of Africans across the Atlantic to be sold as slaves
Pattern of trade involving the American colonies
Area of Africa where most slaves came from
Group of people that opposed slavery
About 12 million
None were shipped between those times