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Sony Xperia S için Ozi Piri Reis Harita kapak

Sony Xperia S için Ozi Piri Reis Harita kapak

In 1929, a group of historians found an amazing map drawn on a gazelle skin. The map shows the western coast of Africa, the eastern coast of South America, and the northern coast of Antarctica. The northern coastline of Antarctica is perfectly detailed. The most puzzling mystery of the map shows the coastline under the ice. Geological evidence confirms that the latest date Queen Maud Land could have been charted in an ice-free state is 4000 BC.

In 1929, a group of historians found an amazing map drawn on a gazelle skin. The map shows the western coast of Africa, the eastern coast of South America, and the northern coast of Antarctica. The northern coastline of Antarctica is perfectly detailed. The most puzzling mystery of the map shows the coastline under the ice. Geological evidence confirms that the latest date Queen Maud Land could have been charted in an ice-free state is 4000 BC.

Psalter World Map, 1265: Considered one of the great medieval world maps. Probably a copy of the map that adorned King Henry III bed chamber. Source: British Library

Psalter World Map, 1265: Considered one of the great medieval world maps. Probably a copy of the map that adorned King Henry III bed chamber. Source: British Library

Hipótesis que intenta correlacionar el contorno inferior del mapa de Piri Reis con el de la costa patagónica argentina y las Islas Malvinas

Hipótesis que intenta correlacionar el contorno inferior del mapa de Piri Reis con el de la costa patagónica argentina y las Islas Malvinas

Depictions of the world from the Iron Age to the Age of Discovery and the emergence of modern geography during the early modern period. (Informations and images from Wikipedia) update: due to an excess of page views for this particular post, we are obliged to reduce temporarily the big images in...

Depictions of the world from the Iron Age to the Age of Discovery and the emergence of modern geography during the early modern period. (Informations and images from Wikipedia) update: due to an excess of page views for this particular post, we are obliged to reduce temporarily the big images in...

1st geological map of patagonia, drawn & colored by charles darwin, ca. 1840 / scipsy via crush cul de sac

1st geological map of patagonia, drawn & colored by charles darwin, ca. 1840 / scipsy via crush cul de sac

Ha Ha! Joke for geography geeks. S/O to AP Human Geo because I can now successfully name these maps without looking.

Ha Ha! Joke for geography geeks. S/O to AP Human Geo because I can now successfully name these maps without looking.

Terra Incognita: maps that shaped the world – in pictures 		 					Mapping Our World: Terra Incognita to Australia is an exhibition that brin...

Terra Incognita: maps that shaped the world – in pictures Mapping Our World: Terra Incognita to Australia is an exhibition that brin...

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