The China Voyage

The China Voyage

by Tim Severin
     
 

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The China Voyage is the extraordinary story of how Tim Severin and his crew made maritime history by sailing across the Pacific on a bamboo raft. Their purpose: to test the theory that Asian mariners reached America some 2,000 years ago. Their experience provides armchair explorers with one of the most remarkable sea voyages ever, and offers a unique

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The China Voyage is the extraordinary story of how Tim Severin and his crew made maritime history by sailing across the Pacific on a bamboo raft. Their purpose: to test the theory that Asian mariners reached America some 2,000 years ago. Their experience provides armchair explorers with one of the most remarkable sea voyages ever, and offers a unique perspective on what happens when historical theories are literally put to the test.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201441970
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Publication date:
10/01/1996
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.83(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.91(d)

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