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By John Dunmore

Early Europeans could have believed the realm was once flat, yet via the center a while there has been common popularity that it used to be, in reality, a globe. What remained a secret, even though, was once what lay at the "other side". the idea in an enormous southern continent went again centuries, and plenty of expeditions got down to locate it, occasionally looking for wealth, occasionally to transform its population to Christianity. this is often the tale of the voyages into this nice unknown, by means of the chinese language and early american citizens, the Dutch, Spanish, French and English, it recounts the exploits of pirates and scientists, and what result in the debunking of many myths, from the sunken nice Southern Continent, to the concept that within the "antipodes", humans walked upside down.

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Chasing a Dream: The exploration of the imaginary Pacific

Early Europeans could have believed the area was once flat, yet through the center a while there has been frequent popularity that it was once, in reality, a globe. What remained a secret, even though, was once what lay at the "other side". the idea in an unlimited southern continent went again centuries, and lots of expeditions got down to locate it, occasionally looking for wealth, occasionally to transform its population to Christianity.

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