For 500 years we have been saying that a Genoese wool-weaver Christopher Columbus discovered America. That is just not true. The man who discovered America was a well-instructed nobleman whose name was Cristoval Colon. This mixed identity is the cause of all the misinformation. This blog is a place to address the facts of the history.
Thursday, September 18, 2008
Columbus Lisbon Interview
Nick Balthazar interviews Manuel Rosa and Dr. José Carlos Calazans about the new book on Columbus for Belgium TV.