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  • The Infante Henrique, Duke of Viseu (Porto, March 4, 1394 – Sagres, November 13, 1460); pron. IPA: [ẽ’ʁik(ɨ)]), was an infante (prince) of the Portuguese House of Aviz and an important […]

    Henry the Navigator

    The Infante Henrique, Duke of Viseu (Porto, March 4, 1394 – Sagres, November 13, 1460); pron. IPA: [ẽ’ʁik(ɨ)]), was an infante (prince) of the Portuguese House of Aviz and an important […]

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  • 131 The Dieppe maps are a series of world maps produced in Dieppe, France, in the 1540s, 1550s and 1560s. They are large hand-produced maps, commissioned for wealthy and royal […]

    Dieppe Maps

    131 The Dieppe maps are a series of world maps produced in Dieppe, France, in the 1540s, 1550s and 1560s. They are large hand-produced maps, commissioned for wealthy and royal […]

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