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This Italian map by Marco Polo when inverted now shows China

This Italian map by Marco Polo when inverted now shows China

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This Italian map by Marco Polo when inverted now shows China India the Philippines on the

Author claims Chinese first discovered New World 40,000 years ago. Antique MapsVintage MapsMarco PoloCentral ...

1520 World map: Pietro Coppo, Venice. Find this Pin and more on Marcopolo's chinese world maps show ...

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Viaggi di Marco Polo. “

Roundel shows Marco Polo input.. – the Portuguese and Venetians both claim – independently of each other – that by 1428 The Doge had maps of the wh…

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A map of the 200-odd Jesuit churches and missions established across China c. 1687.

Enlarge Map of the World? It is claimed that this is an eighth century copy of

This is an excellent German map of the Silk Road ...

Roundel shows Marco Polo input. – the Portuguese and Venetians both claim – independently of each other – that by 1428 The Doge had maps of the whole world ...

Extraordinary trip: Hailed as one of the greatest explorers of history, archeologists are suspicious

China's New Silk Road Promises Prosperity Across Eurasia

"Marco Polo" map of Russia. These maps come with stickers so you can mark places of personal interest.

Same company-Thailand, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. Note the delicate task of naming Saigon.

12 July 2005

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Image 10 – Waldseemueller (1507) Americas

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But in between China ...

map showing Lianjiang

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Bay of Fundy and Harbour of Annapolis Royal (as observed by Nathaniel Blackmore in 1711

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Sebastian Munster Map, 1540

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China's new silk road could change global economics forever | China Daily Mail

The Fra Mauro map, inverted according to the modern North-South orientation.

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The Fra Mauro Map of the world. The map depicts Asia, Africa and Europe.

He's called "Flairor" in French (his regular name being "Flairsou," to contrast with "Picsou"). This is what I went with, somewhat arbitrarily.

The Martellus Map (pictured brightened) which was created in 1491 and is said to

Tabula Rogeriana, created by Al-Idrisi

recreation of Ptolemy's world map

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Treasures of the Adriatic Treasures of the Adriatic

The map has been inverted to represent the modern view, but Java la Grande can be found where Australia would be. (Photo: Wikipedia)

Eastern Hemisphere in AD 50, the middle of the first century

Guillaume Brouscon world map, 1543

While Netflix is extremely secretive abut its server network, researchers claim to have uncovered 233

General Feng Yuxiang who was in overall command of the operation, proved a quick learner. After only three days of fighting he had begun getting a feel for ...

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... created Indochina from Annam, Tonkin, Cochinchina (present day Vietnam) and the Kingdom of Cambodia. Laos was added in 1893 after a conflict with Siam.

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The Middle-East

To create a unified state capable of resisting the Rising Sun of Japan, the various Chinese warlords begin consolidating under Chiang Kai-shek, ...

Fra Mauro map (1459)

After that, Allied military forces began to push the Japanese back toward their home islands. Japan lost all of its colonial territories after its defeat in ...

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The evolution of slavery in the United States

Japanese copy of Matteo Ricci's Kunyu Wanguo Quantu world map

The Civil War

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From Japanese coast to Hong Kong From Japanese coast to Hong Kong

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Is this the first map of Australia? (Photo: Wikipedia)

Figure 15. Mermaid astride a sea-monster and reaching for a flying fish.

Detailed working shows the conversion of Waldseemüeller's map into a globe with striking results.

Vietnamese Shores Vietnamese Shores

Expand image to full screen. Map 4.1 The South China Sea

Detailed working shows the conversion of Waldseemüeller's map into a globe with striking results.

An archipelago of 7448 islands lies off the eastern coastline, a remnant from the reports of Marco Polo. The Indian Ocean is filled with a huge sea monster ...

Italy in English

Only a five to one superiority in numbers won out.

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KOMROFF, MANUEL, ED, The Travels of Marco Polo

Map of East Asia by Matteo Ricci in 1602.

Left a map of Alaska over a century before the official discovery, from the Wytfliet atlas of 1597. Right the same area on a modern map.

This is part of China's push to increase global clout — building modern infrastructure can attract more investment and trade along the “One Belt, ...

The first mention of Java in a Western map

POLO, MARCO, IL Libro Di Marco Polo Detto Milione, Nella Versione Trecentesca Dell

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Southeast Asian mainland with the cities of "Scierno", "Pochang" and "Ava" identified as Ayutthaya in Thailand, and Bagan and Inwa in Myanmar.

Fra Mauro map Marco Polo's ...

A map of the Altai Republic and its surroundings. Source: Russia's New Southern Border: Western Siberia — Central Asia. The IISS Russian Regional ...

And now, we reach our absolute zero of solipsism, as I use the same fake- Italian name for the Little Booneheads that I made up for "The Dungeon Tower." Yes!

Vesconte de Maiollo [Maggiolo], World Map, 1527.(2) [We have inserted the red labels.]

Not to harp on the theme too much, but doesn't that landscape there look good? In a very appropriately Chinese sort of way? It's things like this that ...

Aside from damaging revolts in Spain, the first half of 1937 is, at the surface, peaceful, though German factories capitalize on the economic boom to ...

China was too far away from Rome to matter, other than as a source of silk textiles. Transportation in those days was by camel and horse and thousands of ...

By the onset of winter the Chinese counteroffensive has shocked the world by overpowering the Japanese invaders and a push into Manchuria begins.

Expansion of French Indochina

The three credit bubbles shown in the chart above are connected. Canada and Australia export raw materials to China and have been part of China's excessive ...

Ortelius World Map, 1570, Library of Congress

Greenland on the Gerardus Mercator world map of 1569. The main part is based on Zeno 1558 as is evident by the "Cenobium" settlement.

Cold War alliances in 1980