55. Aleixo Garcia

Episode 57 August 09, 2020 00:17:22
55. Aleixo Garcia
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55. Aleixo Garcia
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In 1524 a shipwrecked Portguese soldier launched one of the most audacious expeditions in the history of the Iberian conquest of Latin America. Stranded in Southern Brazil, he managed to not just survive, but to carve out a role for himself as a war leader and initiate the first contact between Europeans and the Inca empire.

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