Florida claimed for Spain by Juan Ponce de Leon

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Historical Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 12: Global Voices, Global Histories: World Literatures and Cultures.

This Spanish explorer discovered Florida while searching for the fountain of youth.

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Editors. "Florida claimed for Spain by Juan Ponce de Leon". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=9909, accessed 22 May 2015.]