Created trade posts around Africa and India and founded the Cape of Good Hope on the southern tip of Africa
First European to go to India through open water. Also went to Brazil.
Cicumnavigated the globe. Named the Pacific.
Treaty of Tordesillas
The treaty that Spain and Portugal made that the Pope would determine which country got which lands?
de Las Casas
Horrified at Europeans' slavery of Native South Americans.
Explored the southwest for the Spanish colonies. Found the Grand Canyon.
a Spanish colony governor.
Dominant power in Asia.
Founded New Amsterdam, the new colonial capital.
The minor exploration power, not interested in colonization or religion.
Discovers eastern coast of North America.
St. Lawrence river.
Claims Mississippi river and valley.
Marquette and Joliet
Explored Mississippi valey.
Country that was very late in exploration.
Founded Newfoundland, New England.
payed English pirate against Spanish ships.
First English colony. Discovers tobacco.