Here are some links to other great
Vasco da Gama sites.


http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/06374a.htm
Here is the Catholic Encyclopedia's description of da Gama and his life



http://marauder.millersv.edu/~columbus/papers/elliott-1.html
This is another students (Brian Elliot) essay on Vasco da Gama



http://www.acs.ucalgary.ca/HIST/tutor/eurvoya/vasco.html
Here is a site which talks about Vasco's voyage to India and Bartolomeu Dias' voyage to The Cape of Good Hope



http://www.cidadevirtual.pt/mosteiro-jeronimos/vascogamaing.html
This site explains an overview of Vasco's entire life (very good)



http://www.angelfire.com/ak/militaryorders/vascogama.html
Here is a good description of da Gama's background



http://www.cncdp.pt/oceanos/n33/artigos/garcia/garciai.html
This site includes many pictures of things surrounding Vasco da Gama, this site also gives a good description of his voyages



http://www.iol.ie/~jomerps/HomePage/Projects/World_Explorers/Vasco_Da_Gama.html
Here is a very short description of Vasco da Gama and a map of his voyage



http://www.rediff.com/news/jun/09gama.htm
This site is a tribute to the 500 year anniversary of Vasco da Gama finding a trade route to India



http://www.robinsonresearch.com/GEOG/EXPLORE/daGama.htm
Here is a site mainly dedicated to pictures surrounding the life of Vasco da Gama



http://www.fidnet.com/~weid/explorerhomesite.html
This site has a link to my page, along with many other web pages about different explorers from this time period
(This site is excellent)