Description

Christopher Columbus, an Italian navigator served on Spanish crown, lands on Guanahani Island, Bahamas and discovers the New World triggering colonization of America, Columbian Exchange, decrease influence of Mediterranean and end of pre-Columbian civilizations

Location

North America

Rate

The most important (10)

Sphere

Politics

Images

Replica of Santa María, the largest of the three ships used by Columbus in his 1th voyage, Madeira Map of the first voyage of Christopher Columbus Fragment of posthumous portrait of Christopher Columbus by Sebastiano del Piombo, 1519

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