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What Is the Legacy of 1492?


  • Aug 19 2010 12:54 AM

    John Garrett


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This essay, from the EDSITEment-reviewed Web site Digital History, assesses the impact of Christopher Columbus's discovery of the New World in 1492. One of ten essays focusing on major historical controversies, the piece concludes with questions for students to consider.

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    Grade: 5 to 12

    Topics: United States History, World History, History-Social Science


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