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Age of Discovery - Wikipedia

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Between 1325 and 1357 Afonso IV of Portugal encouraged maritime commerce and ordered the first explorations.

Unique Facts-Europe-Age of Exploration - Sheppard Software

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Age of Exporation. The so-called Age of Exploration was a period from the early 15th century and continuing into the early 17th century, during which European ...

Age of Exploration « - Mr. Nussbaum

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The Age of Exploration started in the 1400's. Europeans were desperate to get spices from Asia. Spices were used to preserve foods and keep them from ...

Ages of Exploration: Home

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Search. Search: Voyages Map image · Ancient Exploration · Medieval Exploration · “Age of Discovery” · Modern Exploration. Welcome image ...

A History of the Age of Exploration - Geography - About.com

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An overview of the history of the Age of Exploration and its impact on the geography of the world, from the About.com Geography site.

European exploration - The Age of Discovery | Britannica.com

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Apr 8, 2014 ... The exploration of regions of the Earth for scientific, commercial, ... of the Age of Discovery—the search for a sea route east by south to Cathay.

Age of Exploration | HISTORY

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Discover what life was like for a sailor during the Age of Exploration. Find out more at History.com.

Exploration - Conquistadors, Explorers & Voyagers - History.com

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Explorers and Exploration Videos (15). Explorers and ... The Age of Exploration ( 20). The Age of Exploration (20) ... Exploration of North America. Ferdinand ...

Lecture 2: The Age of Discovery - The History Guide

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Introduction -- The mid-to-late 15th century has quite rightly been called the AGE OF EXPLORATION and Discovery. It was an age in which European sailors and ...

Renaissance for Kids: Age of Exploration and Discovery - Ducksters

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History >> Renaissance for Kids The Age of Exploration (also called the Age of Discovery) began in the 1400s and continued through the 1600s. It was a period  ...