Explain How The Taino Was Affected By The Europeans

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The Taino were severely affected by the Europeans. The Europeans forced the Taino to mine for gold and silver. By the Europeans coming to the Americans they brought diseases with them such as smallpox. Smallpox killed a third of the Aboriginal population by 1519. The Europeans also established their first established the first American colony at La Isabela in 1494. They also made quite some money by discovering silver then making the Taino
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