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Native Americans

Christopher Columbus did not find a sparsely populated Hispaniola (the Caribbean island that is today home to Haiti and the Dominican Republic) when he landed there in 1492. Instead, he found an estimated 250,000 Tainos, a group of indigenous Arawaks. Massacres ...

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