Portolan Charts

Some articles on charts, portolan charts:

Piri Reis - Kitab-ı Bahriye (Book of Navigation): 1521 and 1525
... in 1524-1525 with additional information and better-crafted charts in order to be presented as a gift to Suleiman I ... the first section dedicated to information about the types of storms techniques of using a compass portolan charts with detailed information on ports and ... The second section is entirely composed of portolan charts and cruise guides ...

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