The Norse colonization of the Americas began as early as the 10th century AD,
when .... The sagas describe three separate areas discovered during this
exploration: .... the "Vinland map", ...
Here is a map of their voyages across the north Atlantic. ... Leif Erikson's site
Vinland was identified with a Viking settlement, discovered and excavated at L'
Jun 2, 2013 ... Moreover, the Vinland Map was used by some to claim that the Vikings had
discovered America 50 years before Christopher Columbus.
Columbus didn't really discover America. ... So, who really did discover America?
... Around 1,000 AD, the Viking Eric the Red had followed generations-old ... The
map turned out to be an ancient relic illustrating the fabled Chinese lost ...
Did a Viking explorer travel from Greenland to modern day Canada in the 11th
century, .... crowd that Eriksson had been the first European to discover America.
Jun 5, 2013 ... Archaeological evidence suggests the Norse, or Vikings, took a voyage to Notre
Dame Bay in Newfoundland 1000 years ago and contacted the ...
May 21, 2015 ... This map claims that Columbus was beaten to it by a Chinese Muslim. But is it
Sebastian Munster's map, published in 1540, the first to show America as a
continent. ... Just what is meant, then, by this Norse 'discovery' of North America?
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
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Jun 3, 2015 ... The story of how the Vikings discovered North America is one of the ... In 1965, a
controversial map of Vinland and North America emerged.