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Thor Heyerdahl

Thor Heyerdahl
Many early explorers were motivated by the quest for fame, gold and power. Because of their desire to gain riches, they weren’t always respectful of the native people and...

Thor Heyerdahl

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Famous Explorers

Famous Explorers
Just a few hundred years ago, the world was a very big place. Native tribes in remote places, such as Australia and Hawaii, had never seen other people. Many Europeans believed that the...

Famous Explorers

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Matthew Henson

Matthew Henson
Many explorers were given advantages of wealth and education in their childhood. Matthew Henson did not. His early years were hard, but they probably gave him the toughness he needed to...

Matthew Henson

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Lewis and Clark

Lewis and Clark
In 1803, President Thomas Jefferson won approval from Congress for an expedition west. He hoped to find a river that would run to the Pacific Ocean. He asked his secretary, Meriwether Lewis and Lewis’ friend, William Clark to head the expedition, with an initial budget of $2,500. Lewis...

Lewis and Clark

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Who Was Confucius

Who Was Confucius
Confucius is considered one of the greatest and wisest leaders in Chinese history, but he died believing he had not made a difference. Born in 551 B.C., Confucius became a teacher and a famous philosopher in

Who Was Confucius

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