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600-year-old coin found, shows that China was trading with Africa

Posted at 1:07 PM, Mar 14, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-14 13:08:16-04

A 600-year-old Chinese coin found on the Kenyan island of Manda shows that there was trade between China and east Africa before European explorers mapped that part of the world.

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