53. The first Circumnavigation of the Globe

Episode 55 July 13, 2020 00:16:42
53. The first Circumnavigation of the Globe
The Latin American History Podcast
53. The first Circumnavigation of the Globe
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While Cortez was in Mexico, something else was happening - something which was perhaps just as important for world history. Ferdinand Magellan set out from Spain to find a route around the Americas to Asia, and sail all the way around the globe.

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