The Portuguese were the first Europeans to colonize any part of the archipelago.
He was to explore and colonize, while the other vessel traded, to pay for the expedition.
made an abortive endeavour to colonize Lewis.
He not only obtained for his government an advantageous treaty, but secured for himself a grant of a district which he proceeded to colonize and cultivate.
In Connecticut the Susquehanna Land Company was formed in 1753 to colonize the valley, and the Delaware Land Company was formed in 1754 for the region immediately W.
The marshes near the Danube and Theiss were cleared, roads and canals were built at great expense of labour, German artisans and other settlers were attracted to colonize the district, and agriculture and trade encouraged.
In June 1595 Mendana sailed from the coast of Peru in command of a second expedition to colonize the Solomon Islands.
He returned to Spain in 1514, and obtained from the king a grant to colonize " the island of Bimini and the island of Florida," of which he was appointed adelantado, and in 1521 he made another expedition, this one for colonization as well as for discovery.
On his return to Peru, Mendana endeavoured to organize another expedition to colonize the islands, but it was not before June 1595 that he, with Pedro Quiros as second in command, was able to set sail for this purpose.
This is not the first effort made by Turkey to colonize Cyrenaica.
The first Spanish adventurers came, not to colonize, but to satisfy as rapidly as possible and by the labour of the enslaved aborigines, their thirst for silver and gold.
Forty years were now to elapse before any further efforts were made by the Spaniards to colonize any part of the territory of the river Plate and lower Parana.
to colonize the E.
After the military defeat of France by Germany in 1870, he formed the idea of acquiring a great colonial empire, not to colonize it, but for the sake of economic exploitation.
But by the Clayton-Bulwer Treaty of 1850 both powers pledged themselves not to fortify, colonize or exercise dominion over any part of Central America; and in November 1859 Great Britain delegated its protectorate to Honduras.
Among these last two distinct elements must be noticed - the Cossacks, who are settled on the borders of the Kirghiz steppe and have assumed many Kirghiz habits, and the peasant-settlers, who are beginning to colonize the valley of the Ili and to spread farther south.
Sancho also endeavoured to foster immigration and agriculture, by granting estates to the military orders and municipalities on condition that the occupiers should cultivate or colonize their lands.
It did little to colonize New France, and in 1660, after more than thirty years of its monopoly, there were not more than 2000 French in the whole country.
They were afterwards robbed of the island by Leon Vetrano, a famous Genoese corsair; but he was soon defeated and put to death, and the senate, to secure their position, granted fiefs in Corfu to ten noble families in order that they might colonize it (1206).
The situation of the city was favourable for commerce, and the Cnidians acquired considerable wealth, and were able to colonize the island of Lipara, and founded the city of Corcyra Nigra in the Adriatic. They ultimately submitted to Cyrus, and from the battle of Eurymedon to the latter part of the Peloponnesian War they were subject to Athens.
During the same year Colonel Collins, who had failed in an attempt to colonize the shores of Port Phillip, transferred his soldiers, convicts and officials to the neighbourhood of Hobart, and was appointed commandant of the infant settlement.
After becoming an opponent of land monopoly, he gave numerous farms of fifty acres each to indigent families, and also attempted to colonize tracts in N.
Ships stopped at different ports, or rather at such few natural harbours as the inhospitable coast offered, from time to time, but no attempt was made by the Portuguese to colonize the southern end of the continent.
Penal establishments were formed at Newcastle in New South Wales, at Hobart and Launceston in Tasmania, and an unsuccessful attempt was made to colonize Port Phillip. The most noteworthy incident in the first decade of the 19th century was the forcible deportation by the officers of the New South Wales Corps, a regiment raised in England for service in the colony, of the governor, Captain Bligh, R.N., the naval officer identified with the mutiny of the " Bounty."
The Spaniards made no effort to colonize north-western America or to develop its trade with the Indians, but toward the end of the 18th century the traders of the great British fur companies of the North were gradually pushing overland to the Pacific. Upon the sea, too, the English were not idle.
colonize an uninhabited planet.
Attempts were made in 1604 and 1608 to colonize Canada (see Champlain, Samuel De).
Markham, 1907) tells us that the 9th Inca (who died in 1191) ordered such reliefs to be produced of certain localities in a district which he had recently conquered and intended to colonize.
It can also cause long-term damage to the soil and vegetation, allowing bracken to colonize.
colonize the society of such resisters just as its network infiltrates societies of consumers or of subsistence farmers.
Candidatus Phytoplasma, a taxon for the wall-less, non-helical prokaryotes that colonize plant phloem and insects.
staphylococcus aureas has been found to colonize more on individuals with atopic eczema and is the most common pathogen to infect the skin.
colonize the new space along with the rest of the teeming multitude that throngs the Internet Fair.
Other plants, typical of waste ground in general, will also rapidly colonize bare patches on the dunes.
elm bark beetles colonize the bark of diseased trees for breeding purposes.
The viruses colonize the gut mucosa and provoke antibody formation both in the blood stream and in the gut epithelium.
This allows a narrow penetration peg to enter the leaf epidermis and colonize the tissue, later forming large bulbous infection hyphae.
Bacterial activity Many bacterial species colonize the large intestine and form a symbiotic relationship with man each deriving some benefit from the other.
However, Legionella can also colonize man-made recirculating hot and water systems such as storage tanks, calorifiers and air conditioning systems.
microhabitats provided by the tree for animals, plants and fungi to colonize.
Humanists must colonize the new space along with the rest of the teeming multitude that throngs the Internet Fair.
By using the dowels to inoculate cut logs or stumps, mushroom mycelium can be encouraged to grow throughout or colonize the wood.
Research My research focus is on capsulated bacterial pathogens that colonize the nasopharynx and even with optimal antibiotic therapy cause mortality.
The Hubble is like Ulysses framed in a space Odyssey with an entire mythological universe to colonize.
The fronds of towering palm trees jostle for position above the medieval ramparts where nesting storks colonize each vacant turret.
Spinifex has long growth which reduces transpiration in strong winds these are the first plants to colonize the sand dunes.
No attempt was made to colonize the locality until after this settlement was given up in 1831.
The Arabs from Sicily came to eject the Byzantine garrison; they treated the Maltese as friends, and were not sufficiently numerous to colonize.
In 1749 the British founded Halifax, began to colonize Nova Scotia, and, with war imminent, deemed it prudent to disperse the Acadians, chiefly along the Atlantic seaboard (see Nova Scotia: History).
Wound botulism occurs when Clostridia colonize an infected wound and produce botulinum toxin.
One of the places in which both types of bacteria colonize is the intestines.
Jambo is a game based on the Swahili in Central Africa and trading with those wishing to colonize the area.
Once the bacteria reach your heart, they can colonize and cause death, so take any infection seriously.
Five hundred years in the future human civilization has begun to colonize deep space.
Whedon's portrayal of the future is built on the idea that human civilization will have to colonize space, literally, out of need and not just curiosity of what is out there.
Staphylococcus aureas has been found to colonize more on individuals with atopic eczema and is the most common pathogen to infect the skin.
Dependant on level of the shoreline they colonize, they need also to be tolerant to desiccation when uncovered by the tide.
These deciduous trees grow in swamps, where they often colonize an entire area.
The goal now is to colonize neighboring planets, even if they appear to be uninhabitable.
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