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Map That Named America Is a Puzzle for Researchers


Offbeat  (tags: map, world, interesting, america )

Linda
- 2573 days ago - reuters.com
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The only surviving copy of the 500-year-old map that first used the name America goes on permanent display this month at the Library of Congress, but even as it prepares for its debut, the 1507 Waldseemuller map remains a puzzle.



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