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why did the earliest attempts of the English to colonize america fail

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  1. http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761591228/Roanoke_Colony.html

    http://www.essortment.com/all/lostcolonyofr_rmhw.htm

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    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. I didn't look at those references, but as I recall, disease played an important part. You may want to explore that

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    posted by bobpursley

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