Answers to the Strategist quiz 576

1 Fuggers was a German banking family that replaced the de' Medici family, who influenced all of Europe during the Renaissance. They procured 30,000 quintals of ____from India as part of the dowry for the marriage of Dona Isabella of Portugal with Charles V of Spain. What was it?   1. Pepper from the Malabar Coast   2 Back in the 1970s, America executed convicted murderer Gary Gilmore. Gilmore's last words before the firing squad took aim were __." The event, the first of its kind in nearly a decade, inspired Norman Mailer's The Executioner's Song and, in tur.....

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