Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson was an Icelandic explorer considered by some as the
first European ... He was a Viking in the early days. ... the book Voyages to
Vinland, Leif was not the first Europea...
Oct 8, 2013 ... Their high-prowed Viking ship sliced through the cobalt waters of the ... Half a
millennium before Columbus “discovered” America, those ... 27 Normal Things
Every '80s Kid Did in School That Would Never Fly Today The Stir.
Apr 1, 2016 ... New evidence has been uncovered that suggests the Vikings may have
discovered North America nearly 500 years before Christopher ...
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 ...
It's true—the discovery of America by Leif Eriksson and his Vikings over 1,000 ....
never say that he discovered North America because Native Americans did.
Columbus didn't really discover America. ... So, who really did discover America?
... land, he hoped to entice and establish Viking settlements, which he did.
His claim turns on the fact that Columbus did not reach the American mainland
until ... Just what is meant, then, by this Norse 'discovery' of North America? ... At
their most deliberate the Vikings strove each time to sail a little further down a ...
Mar 31, 2016 ... ... searchers discover what may be North America's second Viking site. ... the
reading I did some months ago on the evidence also suggests ...
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 4, 2016 ... Possible second Viking site discovered in North America .... to the contrary, it is
clear that the Vikings did indeed discover the "New World".