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Voyages of Christopher Columbus


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

Christopher Columbus: Voyages to the New World - Infoplease


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


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  ...

The First Voyage of Christopher Columbus (1492-1493)


Having convinced the King and Queen of Spain to finance his voyage, Christopher Columbus departed mainland Spain on August 3, 1492. He quickly made ...

Christopher Columbus Discovers America, 1492


Christopher Columbus. Discovers America, 1492 ... Columbus's journal of his first voyage to America has been lost. However, we do have an accurate abstract ...

Christopher Columbus


Even though Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa, Italy, his sea travels ... It wasn't until two years after his return that he set sail for his third voyage on May ...

Christopher Columbus | Italian explorer | Britannica.com


Jan 14, 2016 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal ... Columbus made his transatlantic voyages under the sponsorship of ...

The Voyages of Christopher Columbus


The exploration process was too slow for Christopher Columbus, who was born ... the joint monarchs of Spain, agreed to finance Columbus's voyage in return for  ...

Christopher Columbus


First voyage: August 3, 1492 - October 12, 1492. Second voyage 1494. Third voyage 1498. Forth voyage 1502 to1504. Why He Explored: Ever since Columbus ...

Christopher Columbus - 1st Voyage


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.

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


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 ...

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


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  ...

Christopher Columbus - Explorer - Biography.com


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