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To: PapaBear3625

American Indians died out because they had no immunity to European Diseases. Not so with Africans.


16 posted on 05/15/2012 7:04:58 PM PDT by MinorityRepublican
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To: MinorityRepublican
American Indians died out because they had no immunity to European Diseases. Not so with Africans.

In the early stages, yes. After a few generations, though, the only ones left were the ones with some degree of immunity. Those were mostly eliminated through conventional means: driving them away from their food supplies so that they died from malnutrition and starvation, or just getting shot.

18 posted on 05/16/2012 4:12:24 AM PDT by PapaBear3625 (If I can’t be persuasive, I at least hope to be fun.)
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