Essays Tagged: "Pinta"

Christopher Columbus' voyage to America.

who then helped himescape from jail. We had enough food, water, and wine, so the 87 crewmen of Nina,Pinta and Santa Maria, with Christopher Columbus in head, sailed from Palos de laFrontera on August ... turn to Spain, but Columbus wasaptimistic. Only one month later, the teams of Santa Maria, Nina and Pinta reached land.It was the Canary Islands. At the Canary Islands we picked up fresh water, wood a ...

(3 pages) 116 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Frida Kahlo

The Life of Frida KahloFrida Kahlo, un artista famoso con una pasión fuerte para pintar, nacía en Cayoacán, un suburbio en la Ciudad de México. Cuándo el ... su vida. Mientras recooperating del accidente ella gastó la mayoría de su tiempo que pinta y expresala. Su arte llegaba a ser reconocida para lo es la belleza y para los cuentos que lo ...

(1 pages) 54 0 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

United states

d farmed the land.In 1492, Christopher Columbus set sail from Spain with three ships: the Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria. He was looking for a new route to the Far East. He could get valuable sil ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Rethinking Columbus Day

arrival in North America. Another claim was made in place of Rodrigo de Triana, a sailor aboard the Pinta, who was the first to see light reflecting in the distance, but was told that it was nothing o ... ada, where the remains of a Viking village were discovered.* Rodrigo de Triana, a sailor aboard the Pinta, was the first to see light reflecting off in the distance, but was told that it was nothing o ...

(5 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A Peoples history of the United States

assets to only become famous.Howard Zinn states the main historical facts of Christopher Columbus's Pinta, Nina and Santa Maria that landed in the Bahamas on 1492. That was when Europeans and Native A ...

(2 pages) 39 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Columbus Day: Should we Celebrate it at all?

at do you think of when you hear the name Columbus? Everyone knows Columbus sailed off on the Nina, Pinta and the Santa Maria. But what did he exactly do when he got off the ships and went onto the ne ...

(3 pages) 21 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

European Contact Effects

On October 12, 1492 a cannon was ordered fired from the Spanish Pinta by the leader of the expedition, Christopher Columbus. The reason, the sighting of land. Littl ...

(14 pages) 65 1 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The internet in public schools

ful journey end? Will it end in tragedy such as the Titanic, or will we be sailing on the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria to end at yet another beginning where something newer and more exciting a ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

When we think of the European age of exploration, we

ving the okay from the Monarchs, Columbus was ready with his crew, and so were there 3 ships; Nina, Pinta, and Santa Maria.Finally Columbus and his men did find sight of one of the Lesser Antilles, hi ... nd was unassailable. Leaving men behind to search for gold, he made his way home with the crew, the Pinta, and the Nina (Nash 11).Again Columbus gathered men and ships to sail the mainland of Asia and ...

(4 pages) 1002 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The Discovery of America: From A Different Perspective

n, and fifty of us rats, on board all three of the ships. The ships were named the Niña, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria. I was on the biggest one, the Santa Maria. About six days later, we stop ... p some lame excuse so that he could go on to try to find Asia.Two days later, a sailor on board the Pinta, who I heard being called both Juan and Rodrigo, woke up everybody on all three stinking ships ...

(3 pages) 20 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

columbus

e of what lay there to be seen for him.From Palos in Spain, and with only three ships-the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria-set sail in 1492. The Nina and the Pinta were caravels, small ships with ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Aug/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers