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The discovery of America

John Fiske

The discovery of America

with some account of ancient America and the Spanish conquest

by John Fiske

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • America -- Discovery and exploration.,
  • Latin America -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Fiske.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE101 .F545
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17761517M

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Arawak men and women, naked, tawny, and full of wonder, emerged from their villages onto the island's beaches and swam out to get a closer look at the strange big boat. He emphasized that, “few people think of the discovery of America, the Revolutionary War, and the establishment of a constitutional form of government here as being steps toward the fulfillment of the Lord’s ancient covenant with Abraham.

But it is a fact that they were” (Ibid. 3; emphasis added). The story was considered as fact in many American book and also different events and memorials were built on this chronicle.

To conclude, the discovery of America can be attributed to many different explorers. It was the combination of explorers and discoveries that. Discovery of America by Northmen: Address at the Unveiling of the Statue of Leif Eriksen, Delivered in Faneuil Hall, Oct.

29, Eben Norton Horsford Houghton, Mifflin and Company, - America. The prehistory of the Americas begins with people migrating to these areas from Asia during the height of an Ice Age. These groups are generally believed to have been isolated from the people of the "Old World" until the coming of Europeans in the 10th century from Iceland led by Leif Erikson and with the voyages of Christopher Columbus in The ancestors of today's American Indigenous peoples were the.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. The Nature of Discovery. Discovery has startled the world more than Conquest.

Scarcely less surprising than some discoveries is the fact that the world has so often and for so long a time seemed to call for a discoverer in vain.

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French and English exploration had as an incentive the necessity of reaching the Pacific via North America. An efficient trade route was at the heart of the travel.

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Controversy over the discovery of America has indeed been a history of conflicting theories, for various authors and scholars have asserted, at one time or another, that the Mongols, Phoenicians, Chinese, Irish, Norse, and Welsh all made the discovery centuries before Columbus was ever born.

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The contours of North and South America are clear, as are the rivers running from far inland. The discovery of America. Our story begins in the yearmore than years ago. At that time, nobody knew the countries and continents that we know today.

The continent of America had still not yet been discovered. This is the story of how one man and one nation discovered a. About The Discovery of America by the Turks. A Penguin Classic Published here for the first time in English in a brilliant translation by the peerless Gregory Rabassa, The Discovery of America by the Turks is a whimsical Brazilian take on The Taming of the Shrew that will remind readers why Jorge Amado is to Portuguese-American literature what Jorge Luis Borges is to Spanish-American literature.A classic in its field, The Conquest of America is a study of cultural confrontation in the New World, with implications far beyond sixteenth-century America.

The book offers an original interpretation of both Columbus's discovery of America and the Spaniards' subsequent conquest, colonization, and destruction of pre-Columbian cultures in Mexico and the Caribbean.5/5(2).Who Discovered America First?

It is a commonly held belief that Christopher Columbus discovered America. This fact however, can neither be ruled out nor accepted blindly. In October,Columbus reached the shores of America when he was in search of India. There are few historians who believe that it was not America’s mainland that.