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8 Cards in this Set

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Vasco da Gama
explorer sent by King Manuel (Portugal)
Spoken to in Portugese in India (around cape of good hope)
Governed small colony
cause portugal to win European Race for New trade Route
Pedro A'lvars Cabral
Big Storm, blew to south america, claim for portugal
John Cabot
sailed under English, land in North America
Amerigo Vespucci
Sailed for Spain, reached South America
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Head of Panama colony, found pacific ocean, killed
Ferdinand Magellan
Portugese Explorer
narrow, widing sea passage
sail completely around the world