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The discovery of America

John Fiske

The discovery of America

with some account of ancient America and the Spanish conquest

by John Fiske

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John Fiske
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26894230M
OCLC/WorldCa3982720

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The Nature of Discovery. Discovery has startled the world more than Conquest. Scarcely less surprising than some discoveries is the fact that the world has so often and for so long a time seemed to call for a discoverer in vain.

The Paperback of the Brown: The Last Discovery of America by Richard Rodriguez at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more! But more than simply a book about race, Brown is about America in the broadest sense—a look at what our country is, /5(4). Discovery in the Americas? Informational (nonfiction), 1, words, Level W (Grade 4), Lexile L This book describes the cultures of the ancient Maya, Inca, and Anasazi, and discusses the question of whether or not the Europeans were the first people to discover the Americas.

From the crossing of the Bering Land Bridge over 20, years ago to the arrival of the Europeans, this classic picture book paints the early discoveries of America in grand strokes. The text is useful for both the classroom and at home as it combines beautiful landscape illustrations with 4/5. Columbus's Description of the Discovery of America () The passage below is taken from a version of Columbus's journals edited by Bartolomeo de Las Casas. As you read the passage, imagine the thrill of discovery that would have been experienced by the sailors on board Columbus's ships. For them this was truly a venture into the unknown.


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by Betsy Maestro. illustrated by Giulio Maestro. On Sale: 04/20/ Discovery of America Part two of an eight part series on the history of America from its earliest times through to the age of George Washington, told by master storyteller Jacob kurt-haspel.com volume starts with the epic voyages of the Vikings to the.

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Oct 10,  · It has been a national holiday in the United States since It is commonly said that "Columbus discovered America." It would be more accurate, perhaps, to. Oct 08,  · But Menzies, in his best-selling book, The Year China Discovered America, asserts that Zheng He sailed to the east coast of the United States, and.

Christopher Columbus and the New World of His Discovery. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, (ed., Different version available) Young, Alexander Bell Filson, Christopher Columbus and the New World of His Discovery; a Narrative, with a Note on the Navigation of Columbus's First Voyage by Date:.

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But it is a fact that they were” (Ibid. 3; emphasis added).The story was considered as fact in many American book and also different events and memorials were built on this chronicle.

To conclude, the discovery of America can be attributed to many different explorers. It was the combination of explorers and discoveries that .