The Europeans on the other hand waged war only to dominate the territories in which they wanted to claim. The Europeans main objective was to convert whomever they could and those that would not subject to their rules; they killed. The methods between the Iroquois and the French were completely different. The Iroquois used peace as tool to accomplish their conquest. They invited the French to join and live with them in peace. Although peace was their bait, the main purpose of this unity was to increase their population and convert the French as their own kind. The French accepted the idea of peace, but they perceived this alliance as an easier way to convert the Indians to their way of life without having the causalities that war produced. In both instances the French and Europeans wanted to convert the Indians to Christianity, one chose war while the other chose peace and manipulation. The Iroquois and the Aztecs both wanted to increase the population of their tribe, but chose different methods as well.
Secondly, we will analyze how each civilization had several misunderstandings of the roles and titles of each other's culture