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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 ...

So, Who Did Discover America? | History Today


For more than a century an army of scholars, enthusiasts and outright eccentrics has delved into the question of who discovered America. Some of the claims are  ...

Christopher Columbus Discovers America, 1492


Once underway, Columbus benefited from calm seas and steady winds that pushed him steadily westward (Columbus had discovered the southern "Trades" that ...

Coming to America: Who Was First? : NPR


Oct 8, 2007 ... Most of us were taught that Christopher Columbus discovered America. Yet it is far from clear cut. There are alternative theories about who got ...

Discovery of America *** - Colonial America


Fast facts about the Discovery of America. European explorers and the Discovery of America. Facts and information about Discovery of America and the naming ...

Who really discovered America? - Whiteout Press


Columbus didn't really discover America. The western Europeans simply hadn't heard from the Russians, Chinese and Vikings that it was here. Also, the latter ...

Who Discovered America? - Live Science


Jan 22, 2013 ... Some people still like to debate who discovered the Americas. ... (such as Leif Ericsson's landing in North America about five centuries prior), ...

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Nov 15, 2010 ... VA SOL 3.3a "The student will study the exploration of the Americas by describing the accomplishments of Christopher Columbus, Juan Ponce ...
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Oct 12, 2012 ... CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS FIRST VOYAGE....the meeting of 2 worlds...

Christopher Columbus - Exploration - HISTORY.com


Ask HISTORY: Did Columbus Really Discover America? Did Columbus ... The Portuguese were the earliest participants in this “Age of Discovery.” Starting in ...

Timeline: United States
c. 12,000 B.C.: North American Indian cultures flourish.
1513: Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León lands on the coast of Florida.
1565: Saint Augustine, Florida, settled by the Spanish, becomes the first permanent European colony in North America.
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Destination America


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Discovery Park of America


Discovery Park of America, located in Union City, TN, offers visitors a world-class entertainment and educational experience with more than 70,000 SF of ...

Discovery of the Americas, The (Discovery of the Americans): Betsy ...


Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. "From prehistory through the Age of Columbus," the many voyages of discovery to America are examined in lucid, ...