In 1492 a Spanish-based transatlantic maritime expedition led by Christopher
Columbus resulted in the re-discovery of the Americas, a continent which was ...
Voyages to the New World First Expedition On Aug. 3, 1492, Columbus sailed
from Palos, Spain, with three small ships, the Santa María,
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 ...
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
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
Jan 14, 2016 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal ...
Columbus made his transatlantic voyages under the sponsorship of ...
Having convinced the King and Queen of Spain to finance his voyage,
Christopher Columbus departed mainland Spain on August 3, 1492. He quickly
Christopher Columbus - guiode to his 1st Voyage. ... On the evening of August
3rd 1492, Columbus left Palos with three ships, the Santa Maria, Niña and Pinta.
Oct 12, 2015 ... Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is remembered for his 1492 ... Synopsis;
First Voyage to the New World; Subsequent Voyages; Mixed ...
Around 1479, Columbus married, but his wife died in 1485. Having failed to gain
Portuguese support for a westward exploratory voyage, Columbus moved to ...