Sites and pages devoted to Vasco da Gama (1469-1524). Portuguese explorer and first European to travel by sea to India.
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500 Years After Vasco da Gama Arrived in India
Examines the current controversy over whether da Gama was an explorer or an exploiter.
Round Africa to India, 1497-1498 CE
Translation of da Gama's original account. From the Modern History Sourcebook.
Vasco da Gama
Explores da Gama's role as the knight commander of the military Order of Christ. Includes other biographical information and sketches.
Vasco Da Gama
An article from the Catholic Encyclopedia with links to related articles.
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