THE AGE OF DISCOVERY
Scholars: Geoffrey Symcox (UCLA), Teofilo Ruiz (UCLA). Considers explorers of the period and their motivations for exploring new lands. Figures studied include Prince Henry the Navigator, Bartolomeu Dias, Christopher Columbus, Pedro Cabral, John Cabot, Amerigo Vespucci, Vasco da Gama, and Ferdinand Magellan.
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