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132 words, approx. 1 pages
Willem Corneliszoon Schouten c. 1567-1625 Dutch mariner who discovered the Drake Passage around the southern tip of South America. Schouten and Jakob Le Maire (1585-1616) sailed in two vessels from Ho... Read more
1,324 words, approx. 5 pages
Willem Corneliszoon Schouten Born c. 1567, Hoorn, the Netherlands Died 1625 Since the 1494 Treaty of Tordesillas, Portugal had controlled European commerce in the Far East, including the rich spice t... Read more
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