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The Old World Meets the New World--the race for riches is on!

Treasure hunters, tailors, trappers and sailors, exploreres and exiles, clergymen, farmers and smithies and untitled
heirs, drunkards and scurvy-ridden outcasts--they all came to America in what started out as a mere trickle and
became a flood of ships leaden with those bent on the 'taming of an untamed land filled with heathen souls'