Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus (c. 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer. Born in the Republic of Genoa, under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain he completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean. Continue reading

Limes in the New World

In 1493 it is thought Christopher Columbus's Voyage number two, brought seeds of several verities of citrus, Continue reading