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Discovering America Podcast

This podcast will be a history narrative collected from various sources.  I will be covering the stories of events and people that played a part in creating America.  My goal is to give the listener an entertaining dialog of history and walk away (or ear away) with a, “I didn’t know that”, feeling.

Apr 26, 2014

The grand lifestyle that was now de Soto’s back in Spain.  Was this enough?  No!!!  Florida was his for the taking.  The preparations begin and the gallant men who sign up for a piece of the action.  All aboard let’s go...

Apr 20, 2014

A continuation of the story of de Soto’s friend Codro and his fate, and finishes with de Soto’s participation in the conquest of Peru.

Apr 13, 2014

The beginnings of a Spanish conquistador named Ferdinand de Soto, where he came from and the hardships he had to endure.

Apr 5, 2014

The highlights on what the armies had seen and what happened after Coronado’s accident.  There was no more wind in the sails.  Ending this expedition was not what they wanted to do but, after all that had happened, it was time.  So with the sand in their pockets, they headed for home.