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Map of the Atlantic Ocean as imagined in 1474. This is most probably what Columbus was expecting to find. (American real outline in the background)
1474 Map of the Atlantic Ocean according to Paolo dal Pozzo Toscanelli, Transcribed on a Modern Map of the Americas.
Volume and direction of the trans-Atlantic slave trade from all African to all American regions between 1500-1860.
The imaginary island of Frisland on Mercator's Arctic Map 1623. Frisland appeared in most maps of the north Atlantic from the mid 15th century to the mid 16th century
Atlantic Ocean, Toscanelli, 1474
best photos you will ever see
for the map obsessed
boat parts and history
marine life photography