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Voyages of Christopher Columbus - Wikipedia

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In 1492 a Spanish-based transatlantic maritime expedition led by Christopher Columbus resulted in the discovery of the Americas, a continent which was ...

Christopher Columbus: Voyages to the New World - Infoplease

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Voyages to the New World First Expedition On Aug. 3, 1492, Columbus sailed from Palos, Spain, with three small ships, the Santa María,

The 4 Voyages of Columbus - Carnaval.com

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Perhaps the most famous explorer was Christopher Columbus. Born in Genoa, Italy, in 1451 to a weaver, young Columbus first went to sea at the age of fourteen  ...

Christopher Columbus

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Ever since Columbus was a young boy he wanted to be a sailor. ... Columbus studied geography books to find evidence that his voyage from Spain to India was ...

Christopher Columbus: Explorer - EnchantedLearning.com

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Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) was an Italian explorer who realized that the world was ... A map activity on Columbus' 1492 voyage to the New World.

The First Voyage of Christopher Columbus (1492-1493)

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Columbus made several stops on his monumental first voyage, including the present-day Bahamas, Cuba and Hispaniola.

Columbus reports on his first voyage, 1493 | The Gilder Lehrman ...

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Columbus reports on his first voyage, 1493. A primary source by Christopher Columbus. View this item in the Collection. On August 3, 1492, Columbus set sail  ...

Which country sponsored Christopher Columbus? | Reference.com

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King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain sponsored Christopher Columbus's first voyage in 1492. Under the terms of the sponsorship, Columbus would ...

Q: What are some positives and negatives of Columbus' voyages?

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Often credited with having "discovered" North America, Christopher Columbus had positive and negative effects on the world. His voyages helped establish new  ...

Christopher Columbus - United States History

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Around 1479, Columbus married, but his wife died in 1485. Having failed to gain Portuguese support for a westward exploratory voyage, Columbus moved to ...

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Christopher Columbus made four voyages to the Americas, with his first in 1492, which resulted in what is widely referred to as the Discovery of the Americas.
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Christopher Columbus - Exploration - HISTORY.com

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Christopher Columbus: The First Voyage. At the end of the 15th century, it was nearly impossible to reach Asia from Europe by land. The route was long and ...

Christopher Columbus - Explorer - Biography.com

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Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is remembered for his 1492 discovery ... Synopsis; First Voyage to the New World; Subsequent Voyages; Mixed Legacy ...

Christopher Columbus | Italian explorer | Britannica.com

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Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón ( born ... Columbus made his transatlantic voyages under the sponsorship of ...