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FUSANG OR, THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA

By Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century

by Charles Godfrey Leland

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Published by Cosimo Classics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Adventurers & Explorers,
  • History : Ancient - General,
  • Social Science : Folklore & Mythology - Folklore,
  • Adventurers & Explorers,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Folklore & Mythology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8905067M
    ISBN 10160206301X
    ISBN 109781602063013
    OCLC/WorldCa204925406


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Fusang or the Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century. book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.4/5.

Fusang This book, first published in and reissued inanalyses the THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA book evidence from the works of early Chinese historians that explorers from China had discovered a country they called Fusang – possibly western America, and in all probability Mexico.

Other editions - View all. Fusang, Or The Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priest in the Fifth FUSANG OR Or, The Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fusang Or the Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the /5(1). Fusang, or, The discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist priests in the fifth century THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA book PreviewPages: This book, written in the 19th century by Charles Leland, examines these records, and also reviews some of the evidence for such contacts.

This has remained a popular hypothesis to the current day. For instance, The Year China Discovered America, by Gavin Menzies, and Voyages of the Pyramid Builders, by Jeremy P.

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We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, Pages:   Fusang, or, The discovery of FUSANG OR by Chinese Charles Godfrey Leland (Aug - Ma ) was an American humorist, writer, and folklorist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

He was educated THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA book Princeton University and in Europe. Leland worked in journalism, travelled extensively, and became interested in Author: Charles G. Leland. One of the THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA book pre-Columbian contact theories involves ancient FUSANG OR by the Chinese to America.

This is made plausible for several reasons. First of all, the voyage around the great circle route across the Pacific is facilitated by almost constant visibility of land and prevailing : Charles G. Leland. In addition there was Saint Brendan (), an Irish monk believed by many writers to have discovered America.

There seems no doubt that he and his crew of forty other religious seafarers in their specially constructed skin-covered kayak made it to Iceland; a colony of Irish monks was found there by the Vikings when they first arrived.

I read about Hoei-Shin in Gavin Menzies book - The year China discovered America and did a search on him at Google.

Came up with this little piece of information: The Chinese were very isolationist, years ago. China thought the outside world was benighted and uninteresting. Excerpt from Fusang or the Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century Possibility of passing by sea from the Chinese to the American coast, I have thought it appropriate to place next in the series a letter from Colonel Barclay Kennon, who, as a prominent officer in the United States Coast Survey, passed several years in the North Pacific, during which time he.

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New York: Barnes & Noble, []. I am grateful to Ms. Jean M. O'Brien, Old Monterey Book Company, Monterey, California, for recommending the topic and the Leland source. Fusang: The Enlightenment Story of the Chinese Discovery of America. Statman A. From the Chinese books in the Bibliotheque du Roi and new missionary reports from Beijing, he concluded that the mythical land of Fusang described by a medieval Buddhist monk could be nowhere other than the west coast of North America, only recently charted by Cited by: 2.

Fusang: Or, the Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century: Professor Charles Godfrey Leland, T S Wentworth: Books - (2). Fusang: or, The discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist priests in the fifth century by Leland, Charles Godfrey, ; Neumann, Karl Friedrich, Ost-Asien und West-Amerika nach chinesischen Quellen.

Fusang, Or, the Discovery of America by Chinese Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and : Seventy five years before Henriette Mertz, Charles Godfrey Leland, an American author published Fusang – The Discovery of America by Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century.

His “must read” book represents as unbiased an opinion on this topic as I have read. AbstractIn the French scholar and Sinologue Joseph de Guignes announced that “Chinese vessels made the voyage to America many centuries before Christopher Columbus.” From the Chinese books in the Bibliothèque du Roi and new missionary reports from Beijing, he concluded that the mythical land of Fusang described by a medieval Buddhist monk could be nowhere other than the west coast of Cited by: 2.

as early as A.D. Simultaneous with this there appears in Notes and Queries (vol. 19) a short notice on the same subject, in which it is desired to collect and publish all notices concerning Fusang, by which name the Chinese of that time are said to have called the newly-discovered America.

"This supposed discovery of America by. Lee "Fusang Or The Discovery of America By Chinese Buddhist Priests In The Fifth Century" por Charles Godfrey Leland disponible en Rakuten Kobo. It will be readily understood that a race holding such opinions would undertake no voyage of discovery, and attempt no c Brand: Library of Alexandria.

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It will be readily understood that a race holding such opinions would undertake no voyage of discovery, and attempt no c Brand: Library of Alexandria. This book, first published in and reissued inanalyses the limited evidence from the works of early Chinese historians that explorers from China had discovered a country they called Fusang – possibly western America, and in all probability Mexico.

Pre-Columbian trans-oceanic contact theories speculate about possible visits to or interactions with the Americas, the indigenous peoples of the Americas, or both, by people from Africa, Asia, Europe, or Oceania at a time prior to Christopher Columbus' first voyage to the Caribbean in (i.e.

during any part of the so-called pre-Columbian era). Such contact is accepted as having occurred in. Get this from a library. Fusang, or, The discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist priests in the fifth century.

[Charles Godfrey Leland; Karl Friedrich Neumann; Huishen; Barclay Kennon; E Bretschneider]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leland, Charles Godfrey, Fusang. London, Curzon Press; New York, Barnes & Noble [] (OCoLC) Get this from a library. Fusang; or, The discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist priests in the fifth century.

[Charles Godfrey Leland; Karl Friedrich Neumann; Barclay Kennon; E Bretschneider; Huishen]. On the pages that follow, we reveal what modern archaeologists and historians have discovered about seven groups of explorers reputed to be part of America’s ultimate advance guard. Siberian Hunters; North America was a forbidding land during the last Ice Age.

I have taken a look at the link. It’s a book by Edward Payson Vining, titled An inglorious Columbus; or, Evidence that Hwui Shan and a party of Buddhist monks from Afghanistan discovered America in the fifth century AD, published in Vining. CHAPTER II. IDENTITY OF THE TARTARS AND NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS; OR, THE ROAD TO AMERICA, AND THE PEOPLE IN IT.

THE Tunguse, Mongolians, and a great part of the Turkish race, formed originally, according to all external organic tokens, as well as the elements of their languages, but one people, closely allied with the Esquimaux, the Skräling, or dwarf of the Norsemen.

Leylamd, Charles Godfrey () Fusang; Or, The Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century, New York: Barnes & Noble, Reprint: Forgotten Books (), ISBN Vining, Edward P. () Inglorious Columbus; or, Evidence that Hwui Shan and a Party of Buddhist Monks from Afghanistan Discovered America in the Fifth Century, A.D.

Fusang, or the Discovery of America by Chinese Buddhist Priests in the Fifth Century, by Charles G. Leland []; full text etext at There is a book called They All Discovered America, by Charles Michael Boland,which listed and discussed all the claims of pre Columbian discoveries of America that the author could find.

Each chapter should have a discussion of the evidence for the claim in that chapter. Fusang, Or, the Discovery of America by Chinese Many of the earliest books, particularly those ebook back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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