This was a very interesting book to read.
There is also in this unusual book a strange map of Europe as it might have been seen during the last Ice Age from a vantage point somewhere in space.
He shows the grotesque maps of the most educated medieval scholars and then he shows the shockingly accurate portolan charts.
This book is not for everyone. To enjoy it you nee3d to have a real interest in old maps and/or an interest in early trading routes as well as an interest in early civilizations... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Avid Reader
Interesting reconstruction of possible history of seagoing navigation, but trashed by critics as having no more value than Immanuel Velikovsky's theories of earth and planetary... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Vic Ridgley
Scholars have claimed that a world civilization existed thousands of years ago, long before ancient Egypt. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Robert Williams