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Voyages of Discovery and Colonization

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  • Amiral Antoine Bruny d'Entrecasteaux (1737 - 1793)
    Antoine Reymond Joseph de Bruny d'Entrecasteaux , dit le « chevalier d'Entrecasteaux », né le 7 novembre 1737 au château d'Entrecasteaux2 et mort le 20 juillet 1793 dans l'o...

Concept Project: Follow the Exporers and the Story of the Colonies

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As a high level Portal for the Voages of Discovery, the Golden age and VOC projects.

1241-1438 : Medieval travel
  • Marco POLO
  • 1419-1507 : Atlantic Ocean
    • Portuguese exploration - Prince Henry
    • Spanish Explorarion: Columbus & the 'WEST Indies'
      • 1494 : Treaty of Tordesillas
      • New World: Americas
      • The "true Indies" and Brazil

  • 1497-1513 : Indian Ocean
    • GAMA's route to India
    • The "Spice Islands" and China

  • 1513-1529 : Pacific Ocean
    • First circum-navigation
    • WEST-ward and EAST-ward exploration met
  • 1519-1532 : Inland Spanish conquistadores
    • Cortés' Mexico and the Aztec Empire
    • Pizarro's Peru and the Inca Empire

  • 1542-1565 : New trade routes
    • 1663-1701 : VOC in Kerala
    • 1611-1638 : VOC in Perzië
    • 1605-1788 : VOC op Ambon
  • 1595–1600s : Northern European involvement
    • Exploring North America
    • Search for a Northern Route
      • Barentsz' Arctic exploration
    • Dutch Australia and New Zealand
  • 1581-1660 : Russian exploration of Siberia
    • Conquest of the Khanate of Sibir
    • Siberian river routes
    • Russians reach the Pacific

AFRICA - the continent

ANGOLA
  • Luanda - Portuguese
GHANA
  • Accra - Danish
  • Axim - Portuguese / Dutch
  • Princestown - Brandenburg / Dutch
KENYA
  • Mombasa
MOCAMBIQUE:
  • Maputo - Portuguese
MOROCCO
  • Azemmour - Portuguese
  • El-Jadida - Portuguese
  • Essaouira - Portuguese
  • Safi - Portuguese
  • Tanger - Portuguese
SÃO TOMÉ AND PRINCIPE
  • São Tomé - Portuguese
SENEGAL
  • Island of Goree- Dutch/French
SOUTH AFRICA
  • Cape Town - Dutch
TANZANIA
  • Kilwa Kisiwani: (Portuguese).

AMERICA - continent

  • BRAZIL
  • PARAIBA - Dutch / Portuguese
  • PERNAMBUCO

Recife - Dutch / Portuguese

ASIA - continent

PERSIAN GULF:

BAHRAIN
  • Bahrain: (Portuguese);
IRAN:
  • Hormuz: (Portuguese);
  • Larak: (Portuguese);
  • Qeshm: (Portuguese).
OMAN:
  • Muscat: (Portuguese);
SAUDI ARABIA:
  • Tarut:(Portuguese).

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INDIA

INDIA:
DAMAO: (Portuguese).
DIU:(Portuguese)
GOA: (Portuguese).
KANARA COAST
  • Anjadip or Anjediva island: (Portuguese).
KERALA:
  • Cannanore: (Portuguese);
  • Pallipuram (Portuguese).
MAHARASHTRA: (Portuguese);

TAMIL NADU:

  • Sadras: (Dutch);
  • Tranquebar: (Danish).

SRI LANKA - the island

SRI LANKA
  • Batticaloa - Portuguese/Dutch
  • Galle - Portuguese/Dutch
  • Jaffna - Dutch
  • Kalpitiya - Dutch
  • Mannar - Portuguese/Dutch
  • Matara - Dutch
  • Matara - Dutch
  • Negombo - Portuguese/Dutch
  • Trincomalee - Portuguese/Dutch
 

EAST ASIA

INDONESIA:

  • Makassar - Dutch

EAST TIMOR

  • Balibo - Portuguese
  • Batugade - Portuguese
  • Maubara - Dutch/Portuguese

PHILIPPINES

  • Cebu - Spanish
  • Manila - Spanish
  • Zamboanga - Spanish

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