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Bone VoyageVideo Clip (2:44)
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Columbus' body has been moved so many times, historians are not sure where he is truly buried.
Search for the Northwest Passage
Search for the Northwest PassageVideo Clip (1:56)
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Countless explorers spend centuries looking in vain for a western route to the Orient and the lucrative Spice Trade.
Columbus' Quest for Gold
Columbus' Quest for GoldVideo Clip (2:38)
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In the new world, Columbus enslaved the native people and forced them to mine for gold.
Columbus' Book of Privileges
Columbus' Book of PrivilegesVideo Clip (2:13)
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Columbus compiled documents that were proof of assets bestowed upon him by the monarchs of Spain.
Leif Eriksson vs. Christopher Columbus
Leif Eriksson vs. Christopher ColumbusVideo Clip (2:18)
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Did a Viking explorer travel from Greenland to modern day Canada in the 11th century, beating Christopher Columbus by nearly 400 years?
The Real Story of Columbus
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When Columbus made landfall in the Caribbean, he believed it to be Asia--his intended destination.
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