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Henry the navigator: henry the navigator, portuguese prince noted for his patronage of voyages of discovery among the madeira islands and along the west coast of africa. Henry the navigator was a prince that helped fund portuguese expansion and laid the foundation for future explorers bartolomeu dias and vasco da gama. The captivating biography of prince henry of portugal, the navigator and explorer who helped usher in the age of discovery before columbus, vespucci, and sir francis.
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