The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show The Map that Gave America Its Name Listen 28 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/59797/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend In 2003, the Library of Congress paid $10 million for the only existing copy of the 1507 map that was the first to show the New World and call it America. Toby Lester tells the story of its creation in The Fourth Part of the World: The Race to the Ends of the Earth, and the Epic Story of the Map that Gave America Its Name.