Weegy: The Spanish Colonists practiced enconmienda, or the enslavement of native for their protection. This helped the colonists use this excuse to force them into bondage. [ [ [ While the Spanish tended to have a large Empire the Dutch were wedged in between the English Colonies.
While the Dutch tended to trade with the native peoples they were more interested in trade with other European nations. Their economy was more based on fishing, ... (More)