Katya Knyazeva (avezink) wrote,
Katya Knyazeva
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Three indications that Christopher Columbus was a Genovese


1) He was anti-Muslim.
2) He supported slavery.
3) He bequeathed 10% of his prospective income to the city (which eventually didn't pan out).

(source: Steven Epstein, Genoa and the Genoese)

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