International Journal of Anthropology

, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp 199–210 | Cite as

The excavations of La Isabela, the first European city of the New World

  • B. Chiarelli
  • F. Luna Calderón


In the present note the author presents history of the discovery and of the status of the excavation of the site La Isabela, the first settlement planned by Columbus in the New World during his second trip to America in the summer of 1493.


European City Stone Monument Roofing Tile Defensive Wall Stone House 
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© Editrice II Sedicesimo 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Chiarelli
    • 1
  • F. Luna Calderón
    • 2
  1. 1.Inst. of AnthropologyUniversity of FlorenceFlorence(Italy)
  2. 2.Museo del Hombre DominicanoSanto DomingoRepublica Dominicana

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