Christopher Columbus Quote

I promise this, that if I am supported by our most invincible sovereigns with a little of their help, as much gold can be supplied as they will need, indeed as much of spices, of cotton, of mastic gum (which is only found in Chios), also as much of aloes wood, and as many slaves for the navy, as their Majesties will wish to demand.


"Concerning the Islands Recently Discovered in the Indian Sea" (14 March 1493)

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I promise this, that if I am supported by our most invincible sovereigns with a little of their help, as much gold can be supplied as they will need, ...

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I promise this, that if I am supported by our most invincible sovereigns with a little of their help, as much gold can be supplied as they will need, ...

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I promise this, that if I am supported by our most invincible sovereigns with a little of their help, as much gold can be supplied as they will need, ...

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I promise this, that if I am supported by our most invincible sovereigns with a little of their help, as much gold can be supplied as they will need, ...