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"I have read a good deal in Marco Polo, and have reached the conception that over this Western Ocean Sea one could sail to this Isle of Cypango and other unknown lands."


- Christopher Columbus, expressing his wish to visit Japan in a letter to King John of Portugal, 1484


In the year AD 1484...

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15th century

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