The Western Hemisphere. General term for the Americas following their discovery by Europeans, thus setting them in contradistinction to the Old World of Africa, Europe, and Asia.
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Hi uniface -
There is another well documented use of smallpox earlier, this one involving use of trade networks to create a pandemic.
I don't think that anyone has assembled all of the documentation of this biological warfare with small pox all in one place.