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What did the queen like about Christopher Columbus?

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2010-09-29 23:41:00
2010-09-29 23:41:00

Actually the Queen didn't like him very much at all. She and the King only tolerated Columbus because he was their best hope for beating Portugal to the riches of Asia in their eyes. The belief that Columbus was a favorite of the Queen is just another myth.

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