Christopher Columbus

Voyages of Christopher Columbus:

  • He made four voyages to the Americas, the first being in 1492, which resulted in the Discovery of America from a European point of view.
  • He believed that if he sailed towards the west then he would reach the Asian markets.
  • He was funded by the Spanish king , he travelled with three ships across the Atlantic Ocean and reached San Salvador.
  • He returned to Spain without any gold, textiles, and spices which he had expected.
  • His voyages made the it clear that their was life outside Europe,Asia,and Africa.

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