Famous Explorers

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sailed around the Cape of Good Hope to reach India
first to circumnavigate the globe
explored the Hudson River
explored the St. Laurence River
educated captains and crews for long voyages, financed many overseas explorations
although he thought he would arrive in China, he actually reached the Caribbean
found and claimed rich fishing grounds off Newfoundland
traveled across Panama to the Pacific Ocean
after Magellan, sailed around the tip of South America
sailed around the Cape of Good Hope but could not reach India

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