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1,579 words, approx. 6 pages
The Voyages of Abel Janszoon Tasman Overview It was a long-held belief prior to the seventeenth century that there existed a huge continent in the Southern Hemisphere that would balance the large cont... Read more
611 words, approx. 3 pages
Abel Janszoon Tasman 1603?-1659? Dutch Explorer Abel Janszoon Tasman was a Dutch navigator and explorer who discovered Tasmania, New Zealand, Tonga, and the Fiji Islands. Tasman made two important voy... Read more
1,056 words, approx. 4 pages
Abel Tasman Born 1603, Groningen, Holland Died 1659, Batavia, Indonesia As a navigator for the Dutch East India Company, Abel Janszoon Tasman made his most famous voyage to the South Pacific, where ... Read more