Vasco da Gama Comic

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  • In 1487, Bartolemu Diaz was sent by the King to find a route to India. This would would revolutionalize trade & commerce as well as facilitate dialogues between different nations.
  • Hello dear friends! My name is Bartolemu Diaz. Sorry to keep the introduction so short -- but I am off on a yearlong voyage to discover a route to India!
  • In 1488 Batolemu Diaz returned to Portugal -- having discovered the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Agulhas -- but failed to discover the much anticipated route to India. However, a rising star would pick up where Diaz left off
  • My King! Although I was unable to find the route to India, I discovered two capes in Africa -- I am confident we will be able to use this information to find route to India!
  • Wonderful! With a little more preparation and a few years time, we should be ready to send another explorer out!
  • In 1497, Vasco da Gama set sail in attempt to pick off where previous explorers had left off. da Gama's journey South would be, at that time, the longest journey made out to sea
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