At the invitation of king Manuel I of Portugal, Vespucci
participated as observer in several voyages that explored the east
coast of South America between 1499 and 1502.
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Editors. "Amerigo Vespucci explores parts of South America". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=9842, accessed 24 September 2017.]