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Cairo, Egypt in the 16th century - by Ottoman cartographer Piri Reis
The "Inexplicable Map" of Piri Reis, 1513. The map shows the western coasts of North Africa, the coast of Brazil and (very oddly) an ice-free Antarctica, long before Antartica was officially discovered.
Ottoman and Habsburg possessions in Europe, North Africa and Middle East 1538
Possessions of Ottoman and Habsburg Empires in Europe, Middle East and North Africa until 1575
Map of Egypt in the Ottoman Era drawn by the great sailor Piri Reis in 1525
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