Christopher Columbus an Italian Explorer Discussion

SDSU Christopher Columbus an Italian Explorer Discussion

HIST 108

San Diego State University

HIST

Question Description

 

You are to become one of the following explorers in this discussion: Your choices are Christopher Columbus, John Cabot, Lewis and Clark- one explorer team, and Jed Smith. You are going to tell about yourself and your exploration and then why you felt it was an important expedition. You have lecture, text, videos and also can get information from these websites: Columbus https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Columbus; https://www.history.com/topics/exploration/christopher-columbus (Links to an external site.)John Cabot -https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Cabot (Links to an external site.) and https://www.history.com/topics/exploration/john-cabot (Links to an external site.)Lewis and Clark: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_and_Clark_Expedition (Links to an external site.) and http://www.edgate.com/lewisandclark/ (Links to an external site.) Jed Smith: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jedediah_Smith (Links to an external site.)

Finally tell us which of all the early American Explorers was the most important and why.