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From a photograph by a member of Younghusband's expedition to Tibet and Lhasa, 1909(?). Stay Connected with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt! September 19, 2016 Rated 5 out of 5 by Jacqueline A wide range of explorers, well presented. A number of American, Spanish, and British trading vessels explored the coast in subsequent years; and in 1792-4 Captain George Vancouver made a painstaking survey of the coast. However, Johan de Witt didn't agreed and therefore New Holland was formally ceded to Portugal on August 6, 1661 through the Treaty of the Hague.

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