List 3 reasons why the Jamestown settlement almost failed in the beginning.

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It's important to keep in mind that the early history of colonization entailed a great deal of risk. The Jamestown Colony was no exception to this pattern, and it came very close to failing.

Disease was one factor that caused misery to the colonists. Jamestown was built in swampy terrain infested with...

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