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Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonist who completed four .... Washington Irving's 1828 biography of Columbus popularized the idea that Columbus had difficulty obtaining support for his plan because many ...

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Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus is remembered for his 1492 discovery of the 'New World,' and how his legacy of European colonization is a ...

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Christopher Columbus was not the first person to propose that a person could reach Asia by sailing west from Europe. In fact, scholars argue that the idea is ...

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Oct 5, 2012 ... 1. Columbus didn't set out to prove the earth was round. Forget those myths perpetuated by everyone from Washington Irving to Bugs Bunny.

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This Encyclopedia Britannica History list provides 5 strange facts about Christopher Columbus and his voyages.

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Kids learn about the biography and life of explorer Christopher Columbus. He discovered the Americas for Spain.

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Jul 8, 2018 ... When it comes to Christopher Columbus, most famous of the explorers of the Age of Discovery, it's hard to separate truth from myth, and fact ...

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Oct 10, 2016 ... Most of us have heard the story of how Christopher Columbus “sailed the ocean blue” in 1492. How much do you know of Christopher ...

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Quick Facts: He is credited for discovering the Americas in 1492, although we know today people were there long before him; his real achievement was that he  ...