Christopher Columbus  

the trip to the "spice lands"

born in Genoa,Italy october 31,1451 died in may 21,1506.his parents were Domenico Colombo and Susanna Fontanarossa columbus’s family wasnt rich they were in the middle class family.he had two sons named Diego and Fernando both by a different spouse.had little education he learned to read and write only as an adult

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He discovered the "new world" Columbus found the Americas discoverer land masses. He was part of enslaving Africans and Indianans.   

Evaluation: Impact on World OR World Today

Without him there wouldn't have the Caribbean islands, there won't be much trading routes either. We wouldn't know where some places he marked on map, “uncharted areas he found". Tons of natives died. He called the Indians natives.

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