Today's American Minute — South America -American Minute with Bill Federer

Persecution in Europe led to Settlement of America, & How the Pilgrims almost sailed to Guyana, South America -American Minute with Bill Federer

& How the Pilgrims almost sailed to Guyana Persecution in Europe led to Settlement of America South America -American Minute with Bill Federer

Persecution in Europe led to Settlement of America, & How the Pilgrims almost sailed to Guyana, South America -American Minute with Bill Federer

Adam Smith wrote in The Wealth of Nations, 1776:
"The Spaniards, by virtue of the first discovery, claimed all America as their own, and ... such was ... the terror of their name, that the greater part of the other nations of Europe were afraid to establish themselves in any other part of that great continent ...
But ... the defeat ... of their Invincible Armada ... put it out of their power to obstruct any longer the settlements of the other European nations."

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