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The Cantino Planisphere was composed in 1502 and is the oldest surviving map to portray the recent Portuguese exploration of Brazil. It also maps Africa with striking accuracy.
Extent of the French colonial empire (16th century to current days)
Engraved map of New Spain (colonial Mexico) in 1599: Girolamo Ruscelli, “Nveva Hispania tabvla nova,” 19 x 25 cm
Distribution of Tupi-speaking indigenous groups on the Brazilian coast in the 16th century
A old map of Venezuela back 1528 Germany had a colony here until 1546
1585 Map of Virginia by English Colonist and Artist John White.
Fragment of map of Chittagong (Bengal)
Old map of the Portuguese colonial empire in 1573
Map of Peru, New Granada, Florida and Eastern Mexico (1587)
The destruction of the Spanish colony of St. Augustine in Florida on 7th July 1586 by the English fleet commanded by Sir Francis Drake
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boat parts and history
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