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ERIC Number: ED360205
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 69
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0882-228X
Columbia Quincentenary. Special Issue.
Foard, Douglas, Ed.; Regoli, Michael, Ed.
OAH Magazine of History, v5 n4 Spr 1991
This special theme issue of the OAH Magazine of History contains articles that present a variety of perspectives on the Columbian Quincentenary--the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's voyages of discovery. The articles include: "Exploring the Columbian Quincentenary through Historiography" (John Hebert); "Science, Religion, and Columbus's Enterprise of the Indies" (Pauline Moffitt Watts); "Columbus's Spain" (Jose Manuel Nieta Soria); "The Columbian Quincentenary: A Necessary Reassessment" (Kirkpatrick Sale); "The Hemispheric Roots of the Columbian Voyages" (Lynda N. Shaffer); "The Early Black Diaspora in the Americas: The First Century after Columbus" (Colin Palmer); "The Seeds of Change" (Herman J. Viola); "The Columbian Voyages in Historical Perspective" (Louis R. Harlan). Three lesson plans, ideas for teachers, an annotated list of ERIC/ChESS educational resources concerning Columbus and the impact of his discoveries on the world, and a National History Day quincentennial supplement also are included. (DB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Organization of American Historians, Bloomington, IN.