Geographical discoveries (15th-17th century)

Geographical discoveries (15th-17th century)

Legendary geographical discoveries at the beginning of the Modern Age had not only redrawn maps, but also had a truly diverse impact.

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discovery, Christopher Columbus, Bartolomeu Dias, Vasco da Gama, Amerigo Vespucci, Ferdinand Magellan, Jacques Cartier, Willem Barents, Abel Tasman, Francis Drake, Henry Hudson, Earth, New World, compass, astrolabe, shipping, watercraft, Pacific Ocean, Good Hope, northwest passage, polar region, coast, America, India, Africa, Tasmania, New Zealand, Australia, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian

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