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Encyclopedia Articles (3)

1,279 words, approx. 5 pages
Overview: Exploration and Discovery 1450-1699 As the civilizations of the world developed and expanded, so, too, did man's desire to explore and conquer new lands and peoples. The Vikings were ... Read more
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Portugal Launches Age of Discovery Overview Over a period of about 150 years, the tiny nation of Portugal founded Brazil, discovered the sea route around Africa to India, and established colonies and ... Read more
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History of Exploration Ii (Age of Exploration) In the seventeenth century, the nature of colonialism changed. While daring expeditions at sea and discoveries of new lands still defined exploration, Eu... Read more