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Giovanni da Verrazano

(c. 1485—1528)


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(c. 1485–1528),

Florentine navigator and explorer. Thirty miles (18 kilometers) south of Florence, in the Tuscan town of Greve, explorer Giovanni da Verrazano (sometimes spelled Verrazzano) was born at his ...

Subjects: World History.


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