Chapter One: In the Beginning
Geological formation of North America. How humans got here. The state of human habitation when Columbus arrived. Why Columbus' unlikely voyage succeeded. The careers of the seven most important Conquistadors. The long-term effects of their exploration projects. The Columbian Exchange. Why the French, and then the English, eventually surpassed the Spaniards in the colony making business in America. This file is 1 hr. 38 min. in length and 90MB in size. You may download it twice. Give it plenty of time to do so.