The Vinland map first came to light in 1957 (three years before the discovery of
..... map' that showed Vikings discovered America before Columbus is a FAKE".
Jun 2, 2013 ... Moreover, the Vinland Map was used by some to claim that the Vikings had
discovered America 50 years before Christopher Columbus.
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
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'
Oct 9, 2013 ... Does this map prove that China discovered America before Columbus? .... That
didn't stem from Vikings or Basques spending time in the ...
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.
Columbus didn't really discover America. The western Europeans simply hadn't
heard from the Russians, Chinese and Vikings that it was here. ... and theory on a
map discovered 30 years earlier in Taiwan by Baptist missionary Dr. Hendon M.
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?
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 ...
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 ...