Geography Fun Facts for Kids on Christopher Columbus - the Route of Christopher Columbus' Voyages
Follow the Dream The Story of Christopher Columbus (Book) : Sís, Peter : In a pictorial retelling, Christopher Columbus overcomes a number of obstacles to fulfill his dream of sailing west to find a new route to the Orient.
The Voyages of Christopher Columbus | Travel Studies
Christopher Columbus (Book) : Lacey, Minna : In 1492 Christopher Colombus set sail across the Atlantic, on a voyage into the unknown. He was looking for a quicker route to the Indies. What he found was a whole New World...Ages 7-11.
Christopher Columbus and the Genocide of the Taino Nation #history
JC HISTORY: CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS Early Life: Born in Genoa Italy in 1451 (Had an important maritime with the sea). He was inspired by Marco Polos journeys. He believed the world was round and he wanted to go westward. Using Toscanellis map he estimated that Cathay (China) and Cipangu (Japan) were 4000 km away. Financial Sponsorship: John II of Portugal was the obvious choice but he wouldnt sponsor Columbus as he was more interested in finding a route to Asia. The King of England also…