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Mesoamerican Pyramids(14 Photos)
Explore images of Mesoamerican pyramids from Teotihuacan, Chichen Itza, Tikal, Palenque and Uxmal. Learn about an ancient calendar as well.
History.com's state gallery for Mississippi. Learn more about the state symbols and famous landmarks.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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Read More about Hernando de Soto
After taking part in the conquests of Central America and Peru, Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto became the first European to cross the Mississippi River.Go
Following in the path of the legendary explorer, an archeological team searches for a ship lost nearly 500 years ago.
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