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I think that Columbus should not be credited for the discovery of America as there was already natives living there means it was discovered long ago before Columbus did and that he landed at Bahamas island and not in America and that he had crossed the Bermuda triangle which is in reality impossible to do
They weren't trying to find India, they were trying to find a way to India that didn't require ships to travel along the African coast, which was Portuguese territory and hostile to Spanish and a lot of other shipping. So Columbus, having an idea that the world was a lot smaller than it really is, and not knowing the Americas exist, set out on a westerly ...
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