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Who really discovered America

Author: Andy AwesMaria AwesJames LurieCommittee Films (Firm)A & E Home Video (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [New York] : A&E Home Video : Distributed by New Video, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Did a number of explorers discover the New World long before Christopher Columbus staked his claim in 1492? Explore the possibility that the Chinese, Japanese, Polynesians, Norse, Welsh, Irish, Ancient Hebrews, and the Solutreans all made it to the Americas earlier than Columbus. Rebuild the ships, trace the routes, test the artifacts, and analyze blood evidence to finally learn the answer to one of the greatest  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Historical television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Biography
Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Christopher Columbus
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Andy Awes; Maria Awes; James Lurie; Committee Films (Firm); A & E Home Video (Firm); New Video Group.; History (Television network)
ISBN: 9781422916858 1422916855
OCLC Number: 703455228
Credits: Director of photography, Bo Hakala ; music, Musicbox.
Performer(s): Narrator, James Lurie.
Event notes: Originally broadcast as a television program on History in 2010.
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital stereo.
Responsibility: directed and edited by Andy Awes ; written by Maria Awes ; produced by Andy Awes, Maria Awes ; produced by Committee Films, Inc., for History.

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Did a number of explorers discover the New World long before Christopher Columbus staked his claim in 1492? Explore the possibility that the Chinese, Japanese, Polynesians, Norse, Welsh, Irish, Ancient Hebrews, and the Solutreans all made it to the Americas earlier than Columbus. Rebuild the ships, trace the routes, test the artifacts, and analyze blood evidence to finally learn the answer to one of the greatest mysteries of all time: who really discovered America?

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