Zheng He, the Chinese Admiral, begins his seven voyages in the Indian Ocean (24 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 10.2.1.01: Ancient and Classical Chinese Writing and Culture, -600-1900.

Context

Zheng He explored south-east Asia and went as far as India and Arabia in his voyages; these rivalled anything later undertaken by European explorers.

Citation:
Editors. "Zheng He, the Chinese Admiral, begins his seven voyages in the Indian Ocean". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=9616, accessed 08 December 2016.]


Related Groups

  1. Exploration, Explorers, Pioneers