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Magnificent Voyage of Christopher Columbus, The


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Magnificent Voyage of Christopher Columbus, The
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This program centers on Christopher Columbus' historic first voyage, re-created with replicas of the Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria. The documentary tells the timeless story of Columbus' Atlantic crossing, his fateful first encounter with native peoples, his eventful voyage through the Bahamas to Cuba and Hispaniola, and his dramatic return to Europe, bringing with him the news of the land and people.



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Chicago: “Magnificent Voyage of Christopher Columbus, The,” 11/28/2006, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 22, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_225E34A39680483A9F128768BC21F6CD.
MLA: “Magnificent Voyage of Christopher Columbus, The.” 11/28/2006. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 22, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_225E34A39680483A9F128768BC21F6CD>.
APA: Magnificent Voyage of Christopher Columbus, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_225E34A39680483A9F128768BC21F6CD
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