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    The Piri Reis Map

    The Piri Reis Map | The Old Groaner "As to the accusation of plagiarism by the Egyptian Admiral, it is completely unfounded and I resent it. I have never claimed it to be more than a compilation of about twenty charts and mappae mundi which I have collected in the course of my duty to the...
  2. ceemac

    The Piri Reis Map

    "The Piri Reis map ("Piri" pronounced /piɹi/) is a famous pre-modern world map created by 16th century Ottoman-Turkish admiral and cartographer Piri Reis The map shows part of the western coasts of Europe and North Africa with reasonable accuracy, and the coast of Brazil is also easily...
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    The Piri Reis Map

    this article was taken from a site about artefacts in Topkapı Saray....a great place to visit. The Piri Reis Map The Piri Reis map dated 1513 and it is the first surviving map that shows the Americas. The Piri Reis map shows the western coast of Africa, the eastern coast of South America, and...
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