Columnus & the Columbian Exchange - Jan 26 2010 Columbus the Columbian Exchange 1 Comes from the Renaissance so he challenged the fact about

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Jan. 26, 2010Columbus & the Columbian Exchange1.Comes from the Renaissance – so he challenged the fact about geography so he found such amazing discoveries.2.He was also a grand theft, genocide, and racism. He raped tortured and maiming of people and their culture.3.Sebastiano del Piombo, Portrait of Columbus (never knew Columbus) vs. Portrait by Lorenzo Lotto (knew Columbus when he was alive)4.A man of mysterya.Westward to Asia?i.Already proposed in Portugal in 1474 by Toscanellia.Careful to conceal his own originsb.Many names in places:c.A tall thin man, with reddish hair as a young man but prematurely grayed. d.Born in Genoa, 1451 – his father was a weaver and he went to see as a teenager and learned to be a sailor.e.Portugal in 1476+i.Genoa: Cristoforo Colomboii.Spain: Cristobal Coloniii.And so on.i.Experience in Mediterranean and Atlantic ii.Started to participate in trading voyagesiii.Learns the newest, freshest ways of sailingiv.Made connections1.Sailed the Madera Islands2.Married a woman with connections5.Columbus & the Enterprise of the Indiesb.Portuguese had tried to find other Atlantic Islands and failed
c.Columbus believes that the earth was significantly smaller than what is was and what other contemporaries believed it was:d.

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