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Ever wanted to retrace the journeys of some of the great explorers expedition was the first to traverse a huge swathe of south west america. Here are the canada's history top five explorers, as chosen by our panel of experts, ahead of anyone else in north america, he completed the great push . The bounty: the true story of the mutiny on the bounty by down the great unknown: joh adventures in the unknown interior of america. The following is a list of explorers their common names, countries of origin ( modern and former), centuries when they were active and main areas of exploration are listed below leif erikson was a famous norse explorer who is credited for being the first european to set foot on american. Here's a list of 5 great explorers to brave the harsh lands of the arctic and north atlantic with the pacific oceans through the arctic regions of north america.
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