Categories Columbus Columbus Day History In Defense of Columbus The Spanish colonists committed atrocities from greed an racist contempt that nothing can palliate or excuse. But to blame Columbus is a piece of retrospective lynching. Post author By webmaster Post date September 24, 2019 Christopher Columbus. Photograph of a painting, c1908. Detroit Publishing Company. Prints & Photographs Division Comments? Below is an excerpt (pages 98-101) from Jacques Barzun bookFROM DAWN TO DECADENCEClick here to learn more about this American teacher, historian, and author. ← AIFEDSE Elects Charles Marsala President → Do you really the origins of pasta?