Re: Amerindian navigators and Eurocentrism in scholarship
In article <hgibbons-ya02408000R1209972319270001@news.idt.net
email@example.com (Hugh Gibbons) writes:
#In article <firstname.lastname@example.org
#(William Wallace) wrote:
#> Even in the most primitive "things that float" found have
#> streamlining of some sort. About the only thing that doesn't is river
#> barges that do not move under their own power.
#Irish used to use round "coracles", which must have been rather ungainly
#in the water, but they could get from Britain to Ireland.
And from Ireland to Iceland ;)
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Bernard Ortiz de Montellano
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