Tag: Manuel Rosa

Sep 26

Book Talk: Historian and DCI IT Analyst Upends Myths About Christopher Columbus (10.7.16)

More than two decades of intensive research on the famed explorer Christopher Columbus (Cristobal Colón)  paid off for Duke Cancer Institute IT analyst Manuel Rosa this May when he published a new book with a new take on the man credited with discovering America. On Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. Rosa will speak at The Regulator Bookshop in Durham on “Columbus: …

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Jul 09

Modern Day Sherlock Holmes Unearths New Evidence; Claims Columbus Was Secret Agent

An IT analyst for the Duke Cancer Institute, Manuel Rosa turns sleuth in his free time. A native of the Azores, nine volcanic islands situated in the North Atlantic Ocean, Rosa began his career in the publishing industry. Fluent in several languages, he was asked to translate, from Portuguese to English, a biography on Christopher …

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