Alvise da Cadamosto

(c. 1426—1483)

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Venetian traveller in Africa in the service of Portugal. He sailed in 1454 for Flanders, but stopping en route in Portugal was persuaded to enter the service of Henry ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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