Economic Effects On The Conquerors

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The conquered had to deal with loss of population and destruction of political structure. The loss of population was caused by European disease. Their political structure was demolished and replaced with European institutions, religion, and culture. On the other hand, the conquerors were faced with new land and riches. Many people left Spain to go to Mexico to find new land. The conquered also searched for gold and silver, which led to different economic effects on the
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