Dividing the land into zones of average summer temperature, the following are the areas which would fall to each: - Judging from the figures just given, it must be conceded that a considerable area of the continent is not adapted for colonization by European races.
The earliest explorations and attempts at colonization of Florida by Europeans were made by the Spanish.
Probably it was extended as far as Beneventum not long after the colonization of this town in 268 B.e., and it seems to have reached Venusia before 190 B.C. Horace, in the journey to Brundusium described in Sat.
Never in the history of colonization has a mother country pursued so relentlessly a policy more selfish and short-sighted.
65) in the colonization of the Cyclades and of Asiatic Ionia, which in Homer is still " Carian."