Leif Erikson or Leif Ericson was an Icelandic explorer and the first known
European to have discovered North America (excluding Greenland), before ...
Dec 12, 2013 ... Did Biruni discover America in the first third of the 11th century? ... greatest
explorer between the ancient world and the great age of European ...
Oct 8, 2007 ... Did you believe that Christopher Columbus discovered America and that ...
Before European explorers arrived, the Americas were home to tens ...
Columbus didn't really discover America. ... First people in the Americas .... for
vanquishing America's original Asian and European inhabitants who first
The discovery of America is most commonly attributed to Christopher Columbus,
as it was he who revealed the Americas to early-modern Europe. Scholars ...
Jan 22, 2013 ... Some people still like to debate who discovered the Americas. ... Columbus was
wrong, and word of a New World had spread throughout Europe. ... now
recognize, neither man was actually the first to discover the Americas.
Oct 11, 2014 ... Yes, Columbus was not the first European or outsider to discover the American
continents, and North America to be precise. The credit for the ...
May 19, 2012 ... First, Columbus could not have “discovered” America, as you can't ... Columbus
was far from the first European to reach the “New World” (again ...
The Americas had been "discovered" at least four times in history (and possibly
more): .... However, if you mean the first European to discover the New World,
credit for that is traditionally given to Leif Erikson, an Icelandic explorer who
Apr 9, 2016 ... Leif Erikson discovers North America, Christian Krogh (1893). ... Christopher
Columbus was the first European to espy the American continents.