Did Chinese Mariners Land on Australian Shores Before Europeans?

BY DAN BYRNES — Gavin Menzies, the former British submariner, and author of 1421: The Year That China Discovered The World1 is visiting Warrnambool (located in the Australian state of Victoria) in September this year [2005] to test his startling theory against a resolution of the mystery of the Mahogany Ship. A fascinating contest between maritime mystery theories is now being proposed. Since he published, Menzies has maintained a website (www.1421.tv) to present evidence he believes … [Read more...]