Voyage of Hanno the Carthaginian Explorer

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Bourichon
published on 22 June 2016
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A map indicating the possible route of Hanno, a Carthaginian who led a colonising and exploration expedition down the Atlantic coast of Africa in the 6th or 5th century BCE. Some scholars suggest he reached modern Sierra Leone, others that he went as far south as the Cameroons or Gabon.

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APA Style

Bourichon, . (2016, June 22). Voyage of Hanno the Carthaginian Explorer. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5255/voyage-of-hanno-the-carthaginian-explorer/

Chicago Style

Bourichon, . "Voyage of Hanno the Carthaginian Explorer." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 22, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/5255/voyage-of-hanno-the-carthaginian-explorer/.

MLA Style

Bourichon, . "Voyage of Hanno the Carthaginian Explorer." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 22 Jun 2016. Web. 31 Jul 2021.