What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Two versions of a Tibetan world map p
Two twelfthcentury Syrian schematic
19 other sections not shown
Africa Al-Beruni Al-Khwarizmi ancient antarctic continent Antilia antipodal antipodal continent Antonio appears Arab Asia Atlantic Azores Babcock Behaim believed Brasil cartographic cartographic depictions Cattigara century chart China Chinese Classical coast Columbus Cortesao degrees Discovery discussed earlier early maps earth east eastern Europe explorations fact fifteenth Figure Fortunate Islands Galvao geographical conceptions globe Greek history of cartography Ibid idea ilhas Imago India India Meridionalis Indian Ocean inhabited inscription insula isla isle labelled land landmass later legend Legendary Islands Lisbon London longitude Lopo Homem Magellan mapmakers Marco Polo Martellus Martin Behaim mention Moretta navigators North oikoumene passage peninsula Piri Reis Pizzigano Pliny Porto Portolan Charts Portugal Portuguese Ptolemy Ptolemy's regions Reinel Reis representation sailed says Schoner seems Seven Cities ship shores similar Sinus Magnus sixteenth-century sources South America southern Spain story strait terra toponyms vols voyages western world map writers ylhas