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Indian Wars, Conflicts and Disturbances 1614-1893
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For almost 200 years the population of North America or the colonial or federal government have been at war with the Indian Nations of this country. Â Early English settlers enjoyed peaceful relations with nearby tribes, but the colonists were taking sides in military rivalries between Indian Nations in order to open further land for settlement.
All the wars and conflicts generally resulted in the opening of Indian lands to further colonization, the conquest of the American Indians and their forced relocation to Indian reservations.
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