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Columbus, Christopher

  • By: Beatrix Rivera-Barnes
  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

The juxtaposition of Christopher Columbus's name with lying and deception is ambivalent. The focus can be on the lies that have been told about Columbus, or on the lies that Columbus told. Among the many untruths written in history books is ...

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