Voyages-Reise (Elemente-Elements)

  In early January 1488, as Dias’ two ships sailed off the coast of Southern Africa, storms blew them away from the coast. Dias is thought to have ordered a turn to the south of about 28 degrees, probably because he had prior knowledge of southeasterly winds that would take him around the tip of… Continue reading Voyages-Reise (Elemente-Elements)