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Vitus Bering

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Vitus Bering Discovered Alaska, or did he? Some evidence points toward an
Leaving aside the completely valid argument that civilized people populated Alaska for thousands of years prior to Bering's arrival, should Bering be credited as the "discoverer" of the Last Frontier?
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I think Vitus Bering did explore and discover Alaska from the point of view of Europeans, in the same way tourists explore and discover Alaska today from their own point of view (although I appreciate that they don't claim to own it, as he did).
QBIC signs MoU with Danish institutes to spur entrepreneurship
DOHA: Leading entrepreneurship institute, Qatar Business Incubation Center (QBIC), and Royal Danish Consulate General, in partnership with Vitus Bering Innovation Park (VBIP) and VIA University College in Denmark, signed a Memorandum of ...
Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I
The St. Peter's Danish captain, Vitus Jonassen Bering, didn't share in the celebrations.
Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part II
Vitus Bering and the men of the ship St. Peter hoped to make Avacha Bay before winter, but a series of autumn storms waylaid their progress. Suffering from scurvy, they slowly sailed past the Kodiak Archipelago and down the Aleutian Chain.

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