1421: The Year China Discovered America The History of Exploration Rewritten by: Gavin Menzies
Who is the first person credited with rounding the Cape of Good Hope(the southern tip of Africa)? Who is credited for discovering the first sea trade route for the spice trade? Who is credited for discovering the New World? Who is credited for discovering the Strait of Magellan?( hint: the strait is named after him..) Who is credited for mapping New Foundland first? Some Elementary Questions ….
You were all wrong :D Henry( The Portuguese Prince) The Navigator?! OR(look below) The European Cheater?! + = Zhu Di and “his” most trusted eunuch, Zheng He eunuchs vs. mandarins According to Gavin Menzies, Deforestation+ Death of Manual Labor+ Grain Shortage+ X Under Zhu Di: Eunuchs>Mandarins After Zhu Di’s reign: Eunuchs<Mandarins
European explorers did not discover the New World; the Chinese did. Only the Chinese had the capacity to chart the world at that time EVIDENCE: pertaining to Chinese fleets’ voyages pertaining to Chinese fleets’ stops along the way DNA!!! Gavin’s Theory: ( In a Nutshell) PAY SPECIAL ATTENTION TO THIS SLIDE!!!! IT CONTAINS THE AUTHOR’S ROADMAP ANDDROP-DOWN MENU!!!!!!!!!!!
The whole world was charted before 1428….The Europeans who set out to navigate the world already had maps within their possessions. The Europeans Didn’t Discover the New World http://www.gavinmenzies.net/pages/maps/voyages.htm
Throughout their journeys, the European voyagers refer back to the names that were on the map. http://www.gavinmenzies.net/pages/maps/1418.htm Roadmap 1 Continued… LOOK AT THE SIMILARITIES!!!
Gavin Menzies’ theory: four big Chinese fleets set out between March 1421 and October 1423 and mapped the world…..he also believes that sailors colonized these new lands along with their concubines from the long voyage….. Roadmap 1 Continued THE CHINESE ILLUSTRATED RECORD OF STRANGE COUNTRIES
Chinese Records Orders to sail… Return dates back to China( 1423-26) Following the stars… Wu Pei Chi Polaris Latitude precision Europeans knew Longitude… Chinese knew LATITUDE Only the Chinese Were Capable…