almost all of the land of north and south america would be given to the spanish, while portugal only got a small piece of brazil.
he claimed that he wanted to use it as a buffer from further attacks. however, he really just wanted to spread communism and annex that land into the soviet union.
no one knows what happened to henry hudson and his shipmates after the mutinous crew aboard discovery lost sight of them on that cold morning in june, 1611. they were never found by subsequent rescue missions, nor was any trace found to identify them as having survived in that harsh land.
a. establish sugar plamtations.