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Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, colonizer, and citizen of the Republic ... In the same year, Christopher was on a Genoese ship hired in the service of René of Anjou to ...

So, Who Did Discover America? | History Today

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Just what is meant, then, by this Norse 'discovery' of North America? ... Beginning more than 3,000 years ago, traders from the great urban centres of what is ...

Christopher Columbus Discovers America, 1492

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

The Viking Explorer Who Beat Columbus to America - History in the ...

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Oct 8, 2013 ... Nearly 500 years before the birth of Christopher Columbus, a band of ... Half a millennium before Columbus “discoveredAmerica, those Viking ...

Christopher Columbus: 3 things you think he did that he didn't - The ...

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Oct 14, 2013 ... So you think that Christopher Columbus discovered America in the Niña, ... of the Roman Empire, 1,300 years before Chris Columbus set sail.

Coming to America: Who Was First? : NPR

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Oct 8, 2007 ... It asserts that a Muslim-Chinese eunuch-mariner from the Ming Dynasty discovered America — 71 years before Columbus. Zheng He was a ...

Did Christopher Columbus Discover America? | Heavy.com

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Oct 12, 2015 ... christopher columbus memes, 1492, discovered america, columbus ... puts native populations in the Americas as far back as 50,000 years ago.

American History Myths Debunked: Columbus Discovered America ...

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May 19, 2012 ... Cracked.com's myth: America was discovered in 1492 because ... they set up the first successful European American colony ... for two years.

Who Discovered America? - Live Science

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Jan 22, 2013 ... Some people still like to debate who discovered the Americas. ... famous journey (such as Leif Ericsson's landing in North America about five centuries prior), ... 10 Historical Treasures That the World Lost in the Past 100 Years.

How We Discovered That Christopher Columbus Didn't Get to ...

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Oct 14, 2013 ... America.” And as the patriotic song “Hail Columbia” puts it: “Hail Columbia, ... The Vikings had reached Canada 500 years prior to his arrival.

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Who really discovered America? - Whiteout Press

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Leif Ericsson discovered America around 1000 AD. ... From there, they spent the next few thousand years slowly migrating south and east across North America, ...

'Muslims pre-date Columbus in discovering America,' says Turkish ...

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Nov 16, 2014 ... Muslim sailors reached the Americas more than 300 years before Christopher Columbus, suggested Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...

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