Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus

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The story of Christopher Columbus' voyage to find America. He finds what he thinks is Spice Island but its really present-day Bahama Island. He returns to Spain as a hero.

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  • King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella agreed to finance Christopher Columbus' voyage as long as whatever land he came to he would bring Christianity to that land.
  • August 3, 1492 Columbus, his crew and all three ships left Spain and headed westward to find new land.
  • Christopher gave a reward for the first man who saw land. October 12 a crew member of Pinta seen the Bahama Island and got the reward.
  • Columbus set foot on what he thought was on of the Spice Islands, a group od islands in Asia. But he was on the Bahama Island.
  • Here Christopher found new things such as Garlic, Clove, tomatoes. He also seen things like chickens and male cow. But the failed to find riches.
  • Columbus returned to Spain and the people called him a hero because they thought he had found "a new world".
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