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Amerigo Vespucci
Had Both North and South America Named in His Honor
Born to wealthy Florentine family, he became a businessman involved in trading imported goods. After moving to Spain in 1491, Vespucci became a skilled navigator and after his explorations of 1501-1502 he was one of the first to believe that the Americas were not part of Asia.
North and South
Elizabeth Gaskell
North and South
Originally appeared as a twenty-two-part weekly serial from September 1854 through January 1855 in the magazine Household Words, edited by Charles Dickens.
North and South
The American Civil War, 1861-1865
By John Jakes, 1982

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