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Exploration of the New World After Columbus

Exploration of the New World After Columbus

AGE OF DISCOVERY IN THE NEW WORLD The European exploration for a more direct trade route to Asia led to the 1492 story of Christopher Columbus, who was recorded in history (letters and journal) as one of the initial explorers to reach the New World. After Columbus, exploration of the New World brought more European ships, more treasure hunters, more colonists, and new diseases. Technical advances in nautical development in the 1400s gave explorers better tools to navigate their ships for…

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