Christopher Columbus – Part 7

It has taken seven episodes, but we come to the conclusion of our series on Christopher Columbus. In this final episode, Columbus begins stranded on the island of Jamaica. He must survive the ordeal, plus orchestrate a rescue for him and his crew. Find out about this - plus we discuss the legacy of perhaps … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 7

Christopher Columbus – Part 6

Part 6 in our series on Christopher Columbus takes the Admiral back to the New World for a fourth time. However, instead of going to govern a colony, Columbus is on a voyage of discovery. The year is 1502, and Columbus has been tasked by the king and queen of Spain to find a route … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 6

Christopher Columbus – Part 5

In part 5 of our series on Christopher Columbus, the Admiral heads back to the New World. This time, he goes in search of lands that were rumored to be south of his previous discoveries. Columbus would survive the tropical doldrums and a tidal wave while becoming the first Europeans to reach the continent of … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 5

Christopher Columbus – Part 4

In part 4 of our series on Christopher Columbus, we follow the intrepid Genoese mariner as he sets out to find the Asian mainland. He will explore Cuba and Jamaica, before returning to Hispaniola. Back in La Isabella, Columbus will begin a campaign to subjugate the native population. Listen to Christopher Columbus Part 4 online. … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 4

Christopher Columbus – Part 3

In part 3 of our series on Christopher Columbus, the Genoese explorer sets out for the New World on his second voyage. This time, he has 17 ships and 1,200 men. Columbus will reach many new areas of the Caribbean, including Dominica, the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, before returning to fortress of La Navidad … Continue reading Christopher Columbus – Part 3