Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, colonizer, and citizen of
the Republic ..... Columbus's refusal to accept that the lands he had visited and
claimed for Spain were not pa...
On this day in History, Columbus lands in South America on Aug 01, 1498. ...
Italian explorer Christopher Columbus sets foot on the American mainland ...
North America sits on the globe (they did not yet know that the Pacific Ocean
Columbus headed off disaster by promising his crew that if land was not sighted
in ... bore them, and so do the women, although I did not see more than one girl.
Christopher Columbus Saw Land! October 12, 1492. Early in the morning on
October 12, 1492, a sailor looked out to the horizon from the bow of his sailing
Oct 8, 2007 ... Columbus gets the credit for being the first to land on these shores. ... Did you
believe that Christopher Columbus discovered America and that ...
The First New World Voyage of Christopher Columbus (1492). The New ... The
land turned out to be a small island in the present-day Bahamas. Columbus ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... Christopher Columbus lands on Watling Island and meets the natives, while
three of his shipmates erect a cross. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images).
In 1492, the Italian explorer Christopher Columbus, sailing for King Ferdinand II
and Queen Isabella of Spain, left Palos, Spain, with three ships and approxima.
Even though Christopher Columbus was born in Genoa, Italy, his sea travels ...
who did not understand Columbus, he claimed the land in the came of Spain, ...
Christopher Columbus believed that he had reached East Asia after crossing the
... he had permission to claim lands for Spain and to rule in its stead, Columbus ...