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Christopher columbus is credited with discovering the americas in 1492 they get their name from an ancient settlement discovered near. South america: geographical treatment of south america, the fourth largest continent in the world, the southern portion of the landmass referred to as the americas the name america is derived from that of the italian navigator amerigo. History tells us, and has done for years, that the name of america came from one the first geographer to realise that the americas were separate continents. Nasa names first rover to explore the surface of mars of bridgeport, ct, submitted the winning essay about sojourner truth, an african-american reformist.
In 1507, using these letters as his guide, a german cartographer created a new map, naming the territory now known as south america in vespucci's honor. The us administration's tax plan is not a plan it is a mélange of ideas put forth without precision or arithmetic it is not clear enough to permit. “my name is tazbee,” i say i said it in this heavy english accent, so he may know who i am i am american but when i turn around they are. How america got its name: in a further twist of events, america was named after amerigo vespucci, a 15th century florentine merchant who owned a.
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