Map of the world by Ottoman admiral Piri Reis, drawn in 1513. Only half of the original map survives and is held at the Topkapi Museum in Istanbul. The map synthesizes information from twenty maps, including one drawn by Christopher Columbus of the New World
Map of the world by Ottoman admiral Piri Reis, drawn in 1513. Only half of the original map survives and is held at the Topkapi Museum in Istanbul. The map synthesizes information from twenty maps, including one drawn by Christopher Columbus of the New World

Literatur

  • Maps of the Ancient Sea Kings, by Charles Hapgood.
  • The Path of the Pole, by Charles Hapgood
  • When the Sky Fell: In Search of Atlantis, by Rand and Rose Flem-Ath.
  • Hamlet’s Mill, by Giorgio De Santillana and Hertha Von Dechend.
  • Ayşe Afetinan: Life and works of Pirî Reis: the oldest map of America. 1975, 2. Ausg. TTK Basımevi, Ankara 1987 (= Türk Tarih Kurumu yayınları: Dizi 7, 69a.1)
  • Paul Kahle: Die verschollene Kolumbuskarte von 1498 in einer türkischen Weltkarte von 1513. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin/Leipzig 1933
  • Paul Kahle (Hrsg.): Piri Re’îs. Bahrîje. Das türkische Segelhandbuch für das Mittelländische Meer vom Jahre 1521, herausgegeben, übersetzt und erläutert. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin 1926
  • Peter Mesenburg: Kartometrische Untersuchung und Rekonstruktion der Weltkarte des Pīrī Reʿīs (1513). In: Cartographica Helvetica 24 (2001) S. 3–7 Volltext
  • Gregory C. McIntosh: The Piri Reis map of 1513. University of Georgia Press, Athens [u. a.] 2000, ISBN 0-8203-2157-5
  • Fuat Sezgin / Farid Benfeghoul (Hrsg.): Reprint of studies on the Ottoman cartographers Pīrī Reʾīs (d. 1554) and Ḥağğī Aḥmad (d. about 1560). Institute for the History of Arabic-Islamic Science, Frankfurt a.M. 1992 (= Publications of the Institute for the History of Arabic-Islamic Science: Islamic Geography, 22; Mathematical Geography and Cartography, 12)
  • Svat Soucek: Piri Reis and Turkish mapmaking after Columbus. 2. verb. Ausg. Nour Foundation [u. a.], London 1996 (= Studies in the Khalili Collection, 2), ISBN 0-19-727501-X
  • C.H. Hapgood: Maps of the Ancient Sea Kings

Links

  • http://sacred-texts.com/piri/index.htm
  • http://rzv039.rz.tu-bs.de/isw/sandra/lexikon/cmsimpleplus/?M-P:Piri_Reis
  • http://www.palaeoseti.de/doku.php/oasien/reiskarte