International Journal of Anthropology

, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp 211–214

Christopher Columbus and La Isabela

  • A. Boscolo

DOI: 10.1007/BF02442231

Cite this article as:
Boscolo, A. Int. J. Anthropol. (1987) 2: 211. doi:10.1007/BF02442231


The author talks about the first city founded in the New World, on the basis of the important archaelogical finds of La Isabella and the findings of Columbus's Memorial.

Indeed, it was at Isabella that Columbus dictated this Memorial to his ≪Alcade≫ and friend, Antonio Torres.

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© Editrice II Sedicesimo 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Boscolo
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  1. 1.University of RomeTorvergata