Tuesday, November 2, 2004

What would have happened if Columbus would have claimed America for Italy instead of Spain?

Does that mean that all the peoples of Mexico,central & south America would be speaking Italian instead of Spanish?

Answer on What would have happened if Columbus would have claimed America for Italy instead of Spain?

No, it was the subsequent Spanish effort at colonization that created today's situation, Italy wasn't prepared to put forth that kind of money and time.