Early Explorers: The Age of Discovery

Full Video |20:00

Early Explorers: The Age of Discovery

Full Video |20:00

Students learn about trade with the Far East in the 15th Century and how restrictions on that trade helped bring about the Age of Discovery. Join Diego as he learns about Christopher Columbus, Vasco da Gama, Amerigo Vespucci, John Cabot, Ferdinand Magellan and other fearless people who helped solve the mysteries of the uncharted world.


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