1. “Woowara” also known as curare is a white powder substance deriving from Surinam. Curare is an extremely lethal poison even in the smallest of quantities. Curare was used by the natives of Surinam to induce slow death’s those that wronged them in times before. This poison was used in a traditional sense, not only was it effective at terminating life, but a message of sincerity was sent. To drink with a person that had
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out more than the cities of Europe. As the settlers moved west exploring, trading furs, on just plain migrating the disease and death went with them. The actual numbers are vague but the death rate was between 50%-90% for the native Americans. This population thin out made it possible for Spain to move north through present day Mexico and England south. If the natives had their entire population available the tides would have been turned.