Title: STONE HENGE AND THE PIRI RE’IS MAP
Author(s): Alan R. Gillespie
Published in: NAVIGATION, Journal of the Institute of Navigation, Volume 17, Number 2
Pages: 122 - 123
Cite this article: Gillespie, Alan R., "STONE HENGE AND THE PIRI RE’IS MAP", NAVIGATION, Journal of The Institute of Navigation, Vol. 17, No. 2, Summer 1970, pp. 122-123.
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Abstract: There is a method whereby ancient navigators and mapmakers could have measured longitude accurately in remote parts of the world. Not only could they have done so, but there is convincing evidence that they actually did do so. This seems to imply that civilization was unified on a world-wide basis from its early beginnings.