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,
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
Around 1479, Columbus married, but his wife died in 1485. Having failed to gain
Portuguese support for a westward exploratory voyage, Columbus moved to ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... Explorer and navigator Christopher Columbus was born in 1451 in the Republic
of Genoa, Italy. His first voyage into the Atlantic Ocean in 1476 ...
Jan 14, 2016 ... Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal ...
Columbus made his transatlantic voyages under the sponsorship of ...
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 - guiode to his 1st Voyage. ... On the evening of August
3rd 1492, Columbus left Palos with three ships, the Santa Maria, Niña and Pinta.
Map of Christopher Columbus - 3nd Voyage. On May 30, 1498, Christopher
Columbus left Sanlúcar, Spain with six ships for his third trip to the New World.