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Amerigo Vespucci

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Amerigo Vespucci: Italian Navigator - Fast Facts | History

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Palermo, arriva la Amerigo Vespucci: ecco la "nave più bella del mondo"

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L'Amerigo Vespucci à La Rochelle, les curieux se sont précipités pour le visiter

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A bordo dell'Amerigo Vespucci. La nave più bella del mondo pronta a salpare per Usa e Canada

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Marina Militare - Nave Amerigo Vespucci a Boston

Amerigo Vespucci was an Italian explorer, financier, navigator, and cartographer who was born in the Republic of Florence. Sailing for Portugal around 1501–1502, Vespucci demonstrated that Brazil and the West Indies were not Asia's eastern outskirts but a separate, unexplored land mass colloquially known as the New World. In 1507, the new continent was named America after the Latin version of Vespucci's first name.