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World Explorers: Sir Walter Raleigh & John White

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Sir Walter Raleigh and John White were the founders of the first English colony in the United States, the Roanoke Island colony. The contributions of Raleigh and White greatly expanded European knowledge of the New World. Part of the "World Explorers" series.

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Runtime: 5 minutes 4 seconds

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