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Discovering historic America

Discovering historic America

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Published by E.P. Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Historic sites -- United States -- Guidebooks.,
    • United States -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementgeneral editor, S. Allen Chambers ; [text, Vicki Brooks ... et al.].
      SeriesA Main Street travel guide
      ContributionsChambers, S. Allen., Brooks, Vicki.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE158 .D58 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-2 > :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3511553M
      ISBN 100525932445, 0525932461
      LC Control Number82071548

        In The Year China Discovered America, Gavin Menzies presents evidence that China not only discovered North and South America before Columbus was born, but also rounded the Cape of Good Hope, explored the North and South Poles, discovered Australia, and circumnavigated the world, visiting every continent except Europe/5. Gavin Menzies, a former British Royal Navy officer, argues in the bestseller The Year China Discovered America, that squadrons from Zheng He's fleets, between and , did indeed get.

      Madoc, also spelled Madog, ab Owain Gwynedd was, according to folklore, a Welsh prince who sailed to America in , over three hundred years before Christopher Columbus's voyage in According to the story, he was a son of Owain Gwynedd, and took to the sea to flee internecine violence at "Madoc story" legend evidently evolved out of a medieval tradition about a Welsh hero's sea. The Discoveries America series is full of historic treasures, cultural icons, natural wonders and portraits of Americans from coast to coast, revealing the heart & spirit of the United States. In these hundreds of DVDs you'll see numerous experiences of the unlimited variety of life in America from cowboys to casinos, political history to para-sailing, with National Parks and monuments.

        This book presents some of the most compelling evidences for the voyages and visits. Even skeptics will have a hard time putting this book down. See also: Columbus Was Last: From , BC to , A Heretical History of Who Was First & The Island of Seven Cities: Where the Chinese Settled When They Discovered America5/5(5). Excellent social history of the news, with a particularly insightful discussion of the invention of "objectivity" in U.S. journalism. In tracing the history of an idea, Schudson challenges the assumption that objectivity in journalism has always existed and that is always worth striving for/5.


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EMBED EMBED (for Pages: Here Is Where chronicles Andrew Carroll’s eye-opening – and at times hilarious -- journey across America to find and explore unmarked historic sites where extraordinary moments occurred and remarkable individuals once ng the idea for this book was Carroll’s visit to the spot where Abraham Lincoln’s son was saved by the brother of Lincoln’s assassin/5().

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COVERING AMERICA is brilliant work using the best journalist techniques to tell the story of journalism itself. The chapter on the digital age is masterful. The whole book reminds one of Samuel Eliot Morison's great panoramic histories.

If I taught journalism history, this is the book I would by: 5. About the Author. Gavin Menzies is the bestselling author of The Year China Discovered America; The Year a Magnificent Chinese Fleet Sailed to Italy and Ignited the Renaissance; and The Lost Empire of Atlantis: History's Greatest Mystery Revealed.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 21 cm. Series Title: Main Street travel guide.

Rowan Gavin Paton Menzies (born 14 August ) is a British author and retired submarine lieutenant-commander who has written books promoting claims that the Chinese sailed to America before Columbus.

Historians have rejected Menzies' theories and assertions and have categorised his work as pseudohistory. He is best known for his controversial book The Year China Discovered the Genre: Pseudohistory. Here Is Where chronicles Andrew Carroll’s eye-opening – and at times hilarious -- journey across America to find and explore unmarked historic sites where extraordinary moments occurred and remarkable individuals once lived.

Sparking the idea for this book was Carroll’s visit to the spot where Abraham Lincoln’s son was saved by the brother of Lincoln’s assassin/5(). In recent years, the idea that Christopher Columbus discovered America, or was the first non-indigenous people to reach this continent or the nearby island, has been challenged.

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