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Debunking Columbus and Da Vinci -- Gavin Menzies   [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2008-8-1 00:36:06 |Display all floors
Originally posted by iamnaive at 2008-7-31 20:08
Yes of course, tell us more.


Of course! How about this?

From the visit of a Chinese embassy to the Papal Court, flowed the vast treasure of ideas that made possible the unprecedented rise in European civilization, exploration and worldwide domination.

However, a series of natural disasters, including a recently discovered monstrous tsunami that destroyed the vast ocean-going Chinese treasure fleets, and cataclysmic fire that destroyed the Forbidden City, coupled with domestic introversion took China out of the international sphere.

Sophisticated engineering skills and intellectual capital accumulated in the east all but disappeared from the written record.

What remained in the west was claimed as its own!

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Post time 2008-8-1 10:25:05 |Display all floors
Originally posted by iamnaive at 2008-8-1 07:11


This all is very familiar to me and those who really know history.

The totalitarian Nazi state of Germany started to magnify and glorify Germany's ancient history to impress its own people a ...


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Post time 2008-8-1 10:41:33 |Display all floors
Originally posted by iamnaive at 2008-8-1 07:11


This all is very familiar to me and those who really know history.

The totalitarian Nazi state of Germany started to magnify and glorify Germany's ancient history to impress its own people a ...


The modern totalitarian state of Germany still harasses and jails journalists, as well as making witnesses they interview disappear from the face of the earth, so what's the difference?

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Post time 2008-8-1 13:25:43 |Display all floors
Originally posted by seneca at 2008-8-1 13:16
All these sinocentric western revisionist historians - Needham, Menzies - come complete with a checkered, highly suspicious past. Needham was a traitor, and Menzies is a shrewd fictionalist.


How about you? a patriot?
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Post time 2008-8-1 20:25:23 |Display all floors

1421 a tale of historic junks and 1434 a mere halucination...

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Post time 2008-8-1 20:43:08 |Display all floors

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