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Vinland map - Wikipedia


The Vinland map is claimed to be a 15th-century mappa mundi with unique information about Norse exploration of North America. ... The Vinland map first came to light in 1957 (three years before the ...

Vinland Map: Amateur historian proves '15th century map' that ...


Jun 2, 2013 ... Amateur historian proves '15th century map' that showed Vikings discovered America before Columbus is a FAKE. Vinland Map hailed in ...

If Columbus Or The Vikings Didn't Discover America ... - Mostly Maps


Oct 21, 2013 ... But if you're going to fake a map, there's right ways to do it and there's ... Of course the Vikings didn't discover the Americas 300 years before ...

Does this map prove that China discovered America before ...


Oct 9, 2013 ... Controversial historian Gavin Menzies is claiming that this map from 1418 proves that the New World was discovered by China's Admiral Zheng ...

The Vikings homeland is Scandinavian


The Vikings landed in Greenland and parts of Canada 500 years prior to Columbus. ... longstrom.com/maps.htm ... 1960, when undeniable proof of Vikings in North America was discovered at L'Anse aux Meadows in Newfoundland, Canada.

Did an Irish Monk “DiscoverAmerica? - History in the Headlines


Mar 17, 2014 ... ... drawn on their maps, a new theory arose that perhaps St. Brendan and his crew ... Nor would discovery of such artifacts prove that St. Brendan was the first ... That all changed with the discovery of a Viking settlement on the ...

Did Marco Polo "Discover" America? | History | Smithsonian


Maps attributed to the 13th-century traveler sketch what looks like the coast of ... Other groups such as the Vikings also arrived in N. America so all we can ...

Simon Jenkins: Of course the Chinese didn't discover America ...


Jan 19, 2006 ... Simon Jenkins: A map supporting claims that the admiral Zheng He ... claim to the first "discovery" of America since the Vikings remains strong.

The Vikings In America And Greenland - CMods


The Vikings not only discovered North America, they also established at ... The Vinland Map, dated at about 1450 (before Columbus set sail), shows part of North.

Where the Vikings Weren't – The Vinland Map | Archaeology Fantasies


Feb 4, 2013 ... Frankly, I think the evidence points to the map being a fake, but there ... was Second-ish: Who Discovered America Anyway, Where the Vikings ...

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Historical Evidence - The Vinland Map: Explore the Evidence:


As such, it was the earliest map to show America. As such, it proved that the Vikings, not Columbus, were the first to discover America. The map was an overnight ...

Analyzing the Vinland Map : Vikings came before Columbus


Here is a map of their voyages across the north Atlantic. In 1965, archeologists discovered conclusive proof that the Vikings arrived 500 years before Columbus.

Coming to America: Who Was First? : NPR


Oct 8, 2007 ... Did you believe that Christopher Columbus discovered America and that was it, ... The first encounter was when the Vikings came across 10 Indians ..... he was close to Japan "because all my globes and world maps seem to ...