The Last days of Columbus's Trip

October 2009
Scholastic News -- Edition 1;Oct2009, Vol. 66 Issue 2, Special section p1
The article discusses the last days of Christopher Columbus' ocean travel. Having been at sea for a long time, Columbus and his men were searching for land with their food supply almost depleted. His crew wanted to turn the ship around and return home but Columbus assured them that land was close. They saw a branch floating in the water and the next morning reached an island.


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