1421: The Year China Discovered America PDF ✓ 1421:

1421: The Year China Discovered America PDF ✓ 1421: The PDF/EPUB or Year China PDF ☆ The Year China Epub Ú On , the largest fleet the world had ever seen set sail from China Its mission was to proceed all the way to the ends of the earth to collect tribute from the barbarians beyond the seas unite the whole world in Confucian harmony When it returned in , the emperor had. On , the largest fleet the world had ever seen set sail from China Its mission was to proceed all the way to the ends of the earth to collect tribute from the barbarians beyond the seas unite the whole world in Confucian harmony When it returned in, the emperor had fallen, leaving China in political economic chaos The great ships were left to rot at their moorings Most records of their journeys were destroyed Lost in China s long, self imposed isolation that followed was the knowledge that Chinese ships had reached Americayears before Columbus had circumnavigated the globe a century before Magellan Also concealed was how the Chinese colonized America before the Europeans transplanted in America other countries the principal economic crops that have fed clothed the worldUnveiling incontrovertible evidence of these astonishing voyages,rewrites our understanding of history Our knowledge of world exploration as it s been commonly accepted for centuries must now be reconceived due to this landmark work of historical investigation