Khiuaz Dospanova, Khazak pilot and national heroine
Khiuaz Dospanova (1922-2008), Khazak pilot who served during the Second World War, in the 588th Night Bomber Regiment, nicknamed the Night Witches. She was a navigator and gunner, and was awarded the title Hero of Kazakhstan in 2004.
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Captain James Cook - Explorer - Portrait and Notable Places
Captain James Cook (1728-1779) - British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy - portrait and notable places associated with his life - his birthplace at Marton in Cleveland, his house on Grape Lane, Whitby and the Cook Monument, Easby Hill, Cleveland. Date: 1910
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Vespucci, Amerigo (1454-1512). Italian navigator, explorer a
Vespucci, Amerigo (1454-1512). Italian navigator, explorer and cartographer. Colored engraving. Cover of the German translation of the letter of Amerigo Vespucci to Lorenzo Pietro Pierfrancesco de Medici. From: Spamers illustrierte Weltgeschichte or Spamer's illustrated world history, Leipzig 1894, Vol V.
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