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Ship That Changed the World

Season 48 Episode 9 | 53m 12s

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The Age of Exploration and Europe’s imperial colonization of far-off lands was launched by a revolution in ship design that made long-distance voyages practical. A newly discovered 500-year-old wreck offers vital clues to this momentous innovation.

Aired: 06/02/21 | Expires: 01/14/23 | Rating: TV-G

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