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LA PRIMERA VUELTA AL MUNDO (1519-1522)

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Presented by Casa de España de San Antonio and Trinity University at Trinity University Ruth Taylor Recital Hall, San Antonio TX

Sep 27 2019
LA PRIMERA VUELTA AL MUNDO (1519-1522)

Fernando de Magallanes logró la primera circunnavegación de la Tierra, marcando el inicio de lo que hoy llamamos globalización. Un viaje que cambió la historia de la humanidad.

Europe lived the era of discoveries (15th and 16th centuries) in its eagerness to find the shortest route to go to the East in search of spices. Thus, on August 10, 1519, a fleet of 5 ships with 265 men departed from the port of Sanlucar de Barrameda, commanded by the Portuguese navigator Fernando de Magallanes. After three years of a calamitous crossing of 80,000 kilometers, across three oceans, a single ship with 18 malnourished men returned to the same port, led by the Spaniard Juan

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Trinity University Ruth Taylor Recital Hall

One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212

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