Columbus and the Journey to the New World by Nadia Higgins

By Nadia Higgins

Columbus and the adventure to the hot global highlights the effect that his epic trip had at the international. Why used to be Columbus so decided? What did he promise sort Ferdinand? Historians have known as Columbus's touchdown in the USA the best occasion in international historical past. Biographies and timelines all through this identify aid scholars as they describe the chronology of occasions and confirm what occurred and why. This name will enable scholars to figure out or extra crucial principles in a textual content and study their improvement over the process the textual content.

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From 1540 to 1542, Coronado searched in vain for legendary cities of gold. A group of his men became the first Europeans to see the Grand Canyon and the Great Plains. 43 43 Timeline 50,000 BC The first humans arrive in North America, by present-day Alaska. AD 1000 Vikings reach the shores of what is now Canada. 1492 Columbus arrives in the Americas. 1497 John Cabot reaches the eastern shore of Canada or the coast of Maine. 1507 The Latinized version of Amerigo Vespucci’s name, America, is used on a map to label the New World.

1524 France sends Giovanni da Verrazano to North America in search of a northern water route to Asia. 1540–1542 Coronado leads an expedition through the American Southwest. 1585 Roanoke Island becomes the first British colony in North America. 44 Reference Christopher Columbus’s Voyages to the New World I s l a n d s Va n couver Island 0˚ 15˚E Baffin Island Greenland Sea Baffin Bay 45˚E 60˚E A r c t i c 75˚E Barents Sea Great Lakes Norwegian Sea Faroe Islands North Sea Labrador Sea ce ren Law St.

1522 Members of Magellan’s crew complete the first trip around the globe. 1524 France sends Giovanni da Verrazano to North America in search of a northern water route to Asia. 1540–1542 Coronado leads an expedition through the American Southwest. 1585 Roanoke Island becomes the first British colony in North America. 44 Reference Christopher Columbus’s Voyages to the New World I s l a n d s Va n couver Island 0˚ 15˚E Baffin Island Greenland Sea Baffin Bay 45˚E 60˚E A r c t i c 75˚E Barents Sea Great Lakes Norwegian Sea Faroe Islands North Sea Labrador Sea ce ren Law St.

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