Written in perspective of Lancelot Thirkill, second in command of the Matthew.
Explorer and navigator John Cabot(Giovanni Caboto) was born, in Italy around 1450. By 1495, he moved to Bristol, England, with his family. In 1497, he made a voyage with the ship Matthew and claimed land in Canada—mistaking it for Asia—for King Henry VII of England.
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