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Exploration of North America

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Columbus's Letter on the First Voyage of his discovery of the Bahamas, Cuba, and ...

So, Who Did Discover America? | History Today

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First comes Zuan Chabotto (c.1450-99), the Venetian navigator and explorer. His claim turns on the fact that Columbus did not reach the American mainland ...

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

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Oct 8, 2013 ... Half a millennium before Columbus “discoveredAmerica, those Viking feet ... His father, Erik the Red, founded the first European settlement of ...

How many groups reached the Americas before Christopher - io9

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Mar 30, 2011 ... But was he first non-indigenous person to reach the Americas? ... It's certain that indigenous people discovered America. .... On the face of it, the idea that Polynesian explorers reached the Americas at one point or another ...

Muslims discovered America before Columbus, claims Turkey's ...

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Nov 15, 2014 ... Turkey's president cited an obscure theory about Muslim explorers ... Muslims discovered America in 1178, not Christopher Columbus," Erdogan said. ... It should go without saying that the first peoples to "discover" the ...

Who Discovered America? - LiveScience

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Jan 22, 2013 ... america, 1492, christopher columbus, columbus, Amerigo Vespucci ... By 1502, the Florentine merchant and explorer Amerigo Vespucci had figured out ... recognize, neither man was actually the first to discover the Americas.

American History Myths Debunked: Columbus Discovered America ...

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May 19, 2012 ... First, Columbus could not have “discoveredAmerica, as you can't ... and of the natives or aborigines with whom our Norse explorers came in ...

Christopher Columbus Discovers America, 1492

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An eyewitness account of Columbus's first landfall in the New World. ... The Vikings Discover America, ca. 1000 ... The next day land was discovered. A New  ...

The Vikings Discover America, ca. 1000 - EyeWitness to History

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Eyewitness account of the Viking's first exploration of North America.

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Mar 3, 2014 ... Learn more about who discovered America -in a nutshell. ... First records of a civil group to reach America was the Irish. ... He sailed from Spain because the Spanish government granted him a career as an explorer ;).
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Coming to America: Who Was First? : NPR

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Oct 8, 2007 ... For a long time, most people believed that Christopher Columbus was the first explorer to "discover" America—the first to make a successful ...

Columbus May Not Have Been First to America : Discovery News

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Oct 14, 2013 ... Learn more about Columbus not being the first to America in this article. ... to Cabot ' s discovery: In April 1496, the Italian-born explorer ...

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, happy land!/Hail ... When I was first officially introduced to the New World discovery, ... Research seems to indicate Norse explorers and settlers didn't ...