Comprises lands on South American plate; was inhabited by descendents of Asians who crossed Bering land bridge into North America; developed several highly sophisticated cultures; was colonized by Europeans from the 16th century.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
240748
Coordinates
23.9661760° S, 60.8203120° W map

Table of Contents

  1. Overview of South America ← you are here
  2. Interactive Map of South America

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Place ID
240748
Title
South America