Henry Hudson. By Mrs. Gorman. Henry Hudson 1565-1611. Henry Hudson was an English explorer and navigator. He was hired by the Dutch West India Company in 1609. He was in search of a shorter trade route to Asia. Hudson left from the Netherlands in 1609 on a ship called the Half Moon.
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