Fernand de Magellan (born in Portugal) was the first European to cross the “South Sea”, which journey was the first circumnavigation around the world.
He proposed finding the passage to the Pacific to the ...continue
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The mask of Tutepoganui is said to have originated in the Tuamotu archipelago and more particularly in the island of Hikueru. It was reported by Eugène Auguste Charles Caillot in 1900. The French historian who travelled ...continue