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So it was unsurprising that in cristobla letter, which has the purpose of reporting the results of his voyage to his investors, Columbus emphasized future economic prospects to make it appear a success.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? His initial voyage came at a critical time of growing national imperialism and economic competition between developing nation states seeking wealth from the establishment of trade routes and colonies.

In years to come, it was Amerigo Vespucci’s name that became associated with the new continent. It should be noted it is also unlikely Columbus initiated descbrimiento long letter in the middle of the storm—he surely had more urgent matters to attend to; he desvubrimiento wrote the main body of the letter in the calm period before the storm began on February 12, and hurried to finish them when the storm hit.

One of Gabriel’s nephews, also named Juan Sanchez, would later become the agent of the Aragon treasury in Seville and a contractor of supplies co,on the Hispaniola colonies. Indeed, Santangel arranged for much of the financing to the Castilian crown much of it from his own pocket to enable the monarchs to sponsor it.

However, it is doubtful Columbus actually signed the original letter that way. This copy contains a significantly different ending, ” Fecha en la carabela, sobre la Isla de S.


La Carta de Colón anunciando el descubrimiento del Nuevo Mundo, 15 febrero-14 marzo 1493

Earlier in the letter, Columbus had spoken also of the land of “Avan” “Faba” in the Copiador letterin the western parts of Juana, where men are said to be “born with tails” “donde nacan la gente con cola” —probably a reference to the Guanajatabey of western Cuba. For a long time, historians believed the Latin edition was based on the copy of the letter sent by Columbus to the Catholic monarchs as mentioned at the end of the Spanish letter to Santangeland that Columbus’s address to the treasurer Gabriel Sanchez was merely a courtly formality.

The story of the second copy of the letter, the one ostensibly sent to the Catholic Monarchs, has been more complicated. If authentic, this letter practically solves the “Sanchez problem”: Columbus compares the Indian canoe to the European fusta small galley.

He also proclaims that Hispaniola “abounds in many spices, and great mines of gold, and other metals” “ay mucha especiarias y grandes minas de oros y otros metales”. In fact, by 21st Octoberhe sighted one of the Bahamas. Columbus makes particular note that the natives lack organized religion, not even idolatry “no conocian ninguna seta nin idolatria”.

Frustrated by the pope, John II decided to deal with the Spanish directly. First fragment is on pp.

Columbus’s letter on the first voyage – Wikipedia

In full, the opening of the first Roman edition reads: Urgent reports on the Portuguese preparations were dispatched to the Spanish court by the Duke of Medina-Sidonia. The Barcelona edition is replete with small errors e. In the Copiador version there are passages omitted from the printed editions petitioning the monarchs for the honors promised him at Santa Fe, and additionally asking for a cardinalate for his son and the appointment of his friend, Pedro de Villacorta, as paymaster of the Indies.


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Cartes anunciant el descobriment de les Índies

Daelli with a foreword by Cesare Correnti Moreover, as the letter indicates, Columbus sought more financing to return with an even larger fleet to the Indies as soon as possible, so it cristonal be useful to contact Santangel immediately, so he cristohal set the wheels in motion for a second voyage. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Julythat tried to fix this problem by stealthily suggesting the Portuguese treaty applied to “Africa”, and conspicuously omitting mention of the Indies.

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There are no extended allusions to an earthly Garden of Eden, marvelous vegetation or colorful songbirds, crristobal the structure of Indian villages, as can be found in Vespucci’s letters or in Columbus’s own journal. The date February 18 and the identification of the Azores island of Santa Maria rather than the Canaries are anomalies not normally found in other editions of the Letter to Santangel.

La carta de Colón anunciando el descubrimiento by Cristoforo Colombo

To get the free app, enter mobile phone number. He still continued in the royal service but he must have been condemned again for, after his death, aboutFerdinand kindly made over his confiscated property to his children”. Knopf, as reprint ed at MyJewishLearning.

Columbus has not seen them himself, but says that local Indians claim the monsters have many canoes, and that they sail from island to island, raiding everywhere. Don’t have a Kindle?