Christopher Columbus

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Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506)

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Also participating will be our own Manuel Rosa, author of "COLUMBUS-The Untold Story" (USA, 2016) winner of the 2017 Independent Press Awards[R] in World History and of "COLUMBUS: Mystery Solved," (Portugal, 2017), the most coherent synthesis of research spanning more than a quarter of a century, radically redefining the role and identity of Christopher Columbus.
Here in Minnesota, communities are reigniting the demand to bring down state's monument to Christopher Columbus, a man who murdered, raped and enslaved Black and Native peoples in the Americas.
So the next time you eat a taco, give a little nod of thanks to Christopher Columbus.
14, Erdoy-an ignited controversy that has since gone globally viral by claiming that Muslims, not Christopher Columbus, were the first foreigners to set foot in America.
Christopher Columbus was looking for India and founded America.
Shafizadeh outlines his case in a book titled, "Iranians and Muslims in America before Christopher Columbus.
1502: Explorer Christopher Columbus lands at Costa Rica, on his fourth and last voyage.
Codex 632; a novel about the secret identity of Christopher Columbus.
Colom of Catalonia; origins of Christopher Columbus revealed.
The Portuguese coach drew a bizarre comparison between the player and Christopher Columbus.
Situated along Jersey City's Christopher Columbus Drive, the property extends from Brunswick Street southeast across Monmouth Street to Varick Street.
A popular adage states that if Christopher Columbus ever returned to the West Indies, the only country he would recognize is the Commonwealth of Dominica.
James Collier's CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS (0761422218), Serenity Young's RICHARD FRANCIS BURTON (0761422226), Patricia Calvert's KIT CARSON (0761422234), Dan Elish's EDMUND HILLARY (0761422242), and Steven Otfinoski's HENRY HUDSON (0761422250) each blend color illustrations with plenty of facts about each explorer, his motivations, the politics and culture of the times, and his lasting influence.
The Christopher Columbus Awards challenge middle school students to explore opportunities for positive change in their communities.
The history of the Caribbean islands began long before the arrival of Christopher Columbus and the Europeans.
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