Pale Ink has 2 ratings and 2 reviews. Donald said: Henriette Mertz was a cryptologist during WWII and later a patent lawyer who published a series of dar. Apart from which Henriette Mertz had published the same idea in the early s . Oops! Socratous’ book places Atlantis in the Atlantic with Troy as its capital!. More by Henriette Mertz. Pale Ink: Two Ancient Records of Chinese Exploration in America. Henriette Mertz. from: $ The Mystic Symbol: Mark of the.

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Atlantis, Dwelling Place of the Gods. The late Edo Nyland was another researcher who had also opted for a Scottish backdrop to the Odyssey and had recently published his views [ ].

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Jan 13, Donald Yates rated it really liked it. The book is, for the most part, and enjoyable read, though the last quarter of it or so seemed to drag a bit compared to the earlier sections. Preview — Pale Ink by Henriette Mertz. The strongest part of the book is her attempt to explain the available Chinese historical descriptions, even the most fanciful parts, in terms of specific locations, genriette, and cultures, for the most part plausibly.

Henriiette more at Author Central. The reason for the assumption is that we have never understood them. In Augusta fifteen hour reading of the Iliad was performed in London.


For the Egyptians more or less all strangers came from the islands. They ended up enshrined in Chinese literature—but not accepted in Western histories.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Pale Ink was her Chinese book, published in Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Henrirtte more about Amazon Prime.

The assumption being that if Troy could be located in the Baltic, so might Atlantis. Surely there are many nits to pick in this book, but I think Mertz is fundamentally correct, and this book provides a valuable insight into the Chinese contributions to the complex pre-Columbian American melting pot. I have now published my new book, Joining The Dots, which offers a fresh look at the Atlantis mystery. Please try your request again later.

Valerie Southwick marked it as to-read Dec 02, About Mertz’s hypotheses, Joseph Needham writes in a footnote that “the proposed identities in general require a heroic suspension of disbelief”. Open Preview See a Problem?

In her work entitled Atlantis: An English language synopsis of his book is available on the Internet. Eileen Gingko marked it as to-read Nov 15, Retrieved from ” https: In bringing to light the truth of that benriette has been written in both ancient documents, the field of archeology has been freely drawn upon for corroborative evidence? Location is not a problem exclusive to the writings of Plato.

As there had been practically no islands in Egypt, the ancient Egyptian language did not have any special character for it.


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This writing hopes to show that henriegte context of both documents is true. Further support for a Northern European Troy has come from the historian Edward Furlong, a former naval navigation officer, who has advocated for over twenty years that the journey of Odysseus went as far north as Norway. She begins with the legend of the Seven Cities of Antillia and its depiction on the map of Andrea Bianco.

This page was last edited on 8 Septemberat Views Read Edit View history. I am unaware that Pellech refers directly to Atlantis, but she does claim that the Caribbean had been the centre of an extensive maritime trading culture, millennia before Columbus. Mertz self-published this inand followed it up with a second edition inwhich corrected many of the endemic typos in henriefte first edition.

She demonstrates a similarity between the map of Antilla, “Atlantis” as far as she is concerned, and the jertz portion of North America, using the Mississippi as the western shore of this “island.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. One of the narratives studied in it is the classic source for early Chinese knowledge of America.