Life at Sea: Check out life at sea section, and others. Lots of good information here.
Columbus and the Age of Discovery Page : Huge site with lots of information.
The Columbus Navigation Homepage:has it all
Voyage Exhibit : From the Library of Congress. It is
The Exploration of Christopher Columbus: From the Mariners' Museum - Newport News, Virginia. Eceptional site.
Christopher Columbus: A collection of basic information from Answers.com.
Columbus Day site:
some brief information
Exploration of the New World
was Christopher Columbus?
Christopher Columbus's Journey
the Man : Psychological profile.
- Christopher Columbus
Controversal Historical Image of Columbus
Multimedia site from the History Channel (7 short videos).
Columbus' Confusion About the New World
Columbus and Spain- Accident or Destiny-
Columbus and the Discovery of Self
CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Christopher Columbus
Columbus: Man and Myth
Columbus: Concise information
Christopher Columbus : Thomas C. Tirado, Ph.D., Professor History, Millersville University
The True Story of Christopher Columbus, Called the Great Admiral
Christopher Columbus: Genius of the Sea :
the man: Modern Psychology on a Medieval Basis : by Paolo Emilio
Why did Columbus Sail? by Kevin A. Miller
These two essays discuss Columbus as a person. They
discuss his real motivation and reveal Christopher's
Critical Study on the Origin of Christopher Columbus: :
discussion on the controversies around
Columbus's descent and youth.
Christopher Columbus and the Spanish Empire: From the University of Calgary
Columbus' First Voyage
European Voyages of Exploration: Christopher Columbus
COLUMBUS AND HIS VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY IN THE SANTA MARIA 1451 - 1506
New World: The First Voyage of Christopher Columbus (1492)
Christopher Columbus First Voyage: The other voyages are also here.
Christopher Columbus shipwrecks, voyages, and ships
Christopher Columbus - Early career and first voyage
Christopher Columbus: List of Officers and Sailors in the First Voyage of Columbus
The First Voyage of
Columbus’ Santa María: Great information on what the
first voyage was like, who was there, style of dress, everyday life,
jobs onboard ship, salaries and more.
Columbus's Ships and Christopher Columbus Timeline
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS . . . His Gastronomic Persona: What and how they ate on his voyages.
of Exploration - Home Page
Columbus's Second, Third and Forth Voyages to America
Medieval Sourcebook: Columbus' letter to the King and Queen of Spain, 1494
Christopher Columbus: Extracts from Journal
Translated Log of Christopher Columbus's First Voyage to the New World:
Description of the Discovery of America : An extract of Columbus'
journal. The words of Christopher Columbus describing the natives
Christopher Columbus in Print- Primary and Secondary Sources
Letters - Translation of his work.
Granted by Their Catholic Majesties to Christopher Columbus
Repositories of Primary Sources : A listing of over 3700 websites describing holdings of manuscripts, archives, rare books, historical photographs, and other primary sources for the research scholar.
EuroDocs: Western European Primary Historical Documents : The following links connect to Western European (mainly primary) historical documents that are transcribed, reproduced in facsimile, or translated.
ORB: The Library: Sources of Primary Documents on the Internet
The Avalon Project : Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Documents
Web: Primary sources :
Check here for specific explorer's works. A MUST SEE SITE!
Exploration and Empire : Contains lots of primary texts about exploration.
Mind of the Conqueror : This has some super primary
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