CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS' MAPS

Program Details
Air Time: 
06/22/2014 - 10:00am - 10:59am
Program Title: 
NONE
Program Service: 
EX
PSIP Description: 
A look at how Columbus sought to prove the world was round and find a western passage to Asia.
Long Description: 
CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS' MAPS provides the backdrop to one of the greatest adventures of all time. Offering a comprehensive history of what led Columbus to attempt his explorations, the biography reveals how Columbus sought to prove the world was round and find a western passage to Asia - even though experts of the age felt he would perish in his attempt.