Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson was an Icelandic explorer and the first known
European to have discovered North America (excluding Greenland), .... Thorgils
was later sent to Leif in Greenland, but he ...
Oct 8, 2013 ... Did a Viking explorer travel from Greenland to modern day Canada in ... before
Columbus “discovered” America, those Viking feet may have ...
Eyewitness account of the Viking's first exploration of North America. ... But so
much did they desire to land that they did not give themselves time to wait until
In 1960, they discovered the remains of a Viking encampment in ... Steinberg did
not start out trying to insert himself into a debate about Viking lore, but to survey ...
Dec 12, 2013 ... The story of Vikings plowing the waves in their narrow-hulled boats to .... Did
Biruni discover America in the first third of the 11th century? In one ...
Columbus didn't really discover America. ... So, who really did discover America?
... land, he hoped to entice and establish Viking settlements, which he did.
Mar 20, 2007 ... Who discovered America? When Columbus returned from the Antilles in 1493, he
was not the first European to have stepped in the New World.
Apr 1, 2016 ... The Vikings' claim to be the first Europeans to reach North America will ... The
discovery also brings the Norse explorers hundreds of miles closer to the ... said
she did not believe they reached the modern-day United States.
Nov 26, 2010 ... ... evidence that Vikings were in America 500 years before Christopher Columbus
... "But we discovered a much deeper story than we expected.
Oct 21, 2013 ... Who Discovered America? ... Columbus didn't get to the Americas first, nor did
the Vikings, it was the Chinese all along. Time to rewrite all ...