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Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca
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Cabeza de Vaca was a Spanish explorer who explorered the southwestern United States. In 1528 he was shipwrecked on the coast of Texas. Then in 1529 he was held as a slave by Indians until he escaped in 1530. Cabeza de Vaca was finally able to return to Spain in 1537. Then in 1541 he led an expedition into the South American area of Paraguay.

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Published: 2007-02-04 04:46:23

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