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Mozambique

facts in brief


Part of Langenes, Kaerius map of 1598
Part of Langenes, Kaerius map of 1598






Facts in brief:

Seaport located on a small coral island in the Mozambique Channel; was flourishing Arab town when Portuguese arrived in 1490s.

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