By James Delgado
Top archaeologist and consummate storyteller James Delgado takes readers on a rollicking deep-sea dive into his hugely strange life's paintings: finding and exploring the world's most famed shipwrecks.
Colorful characters, close to misses, and the joys of status — or floating — in history's footprints make for a hugely enjoyable examine the interesting heritage and glittering bounty underneath the waves.
Included are money owed of Pearl Harbor, the enormous, and Bikini Atoll, website of the world's first nuclear checks.
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Teodósio I (PTDC/EAT-HAT/098461/2008). 3 The turkeys are mentioned, for example, in the inventory of the Duke D. Teodosio I in 1564, or of Joana Pereira, daughter of the Arraiolos alcaide-mor, in 1572. 4 However, the importance of the presence of African slaves in Portuguese territory during the Early Modern Age is undeniable, proved by various historical elements. In almost all southern Portuguese towns and small villages, there are records of slaves between the sixteenth and seventeenth century.
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