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English Settlement In Jamestown

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The primary purpose of the English settlement in Jamestown was economic incentives. England was concerned of the mighty enrichment of Spain due of their empire in America. Subsequently, they were wishful of obtaining gold and prosper their nation economically. However, they failed in achieving their goal and resulted negatively. In their first attempts most English settlers died during their voyage or because of shipwrecks. Finally, ashore in Jamestown dozen of English deceased from starvation or diseases. Because the English settlers were not self-sustaining they could not survived the change in their form of life.
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