Notes on the historical hydrography of the Handkerchief Shoal in the Bahamas. By William H. Tillinghast. Republished from the Bulletin of Harvard university [no. 20, Oct. 1881]
|Main Author:||Tillinghast, William H. 1854-1913.|
Cambridge, Mass., University press: J. Wilson and son, 1881.
Mouchoir Bank, Bahamas
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"It was thought that an examination of old maps might reveal a change in the condition of the shoals since the time of the discovery of the Bahamas, which might be of importance in the disputed question of the Landfall of Columbus ... Results are not such as were anticipated."
"Taken mainly from maps in the Harvard college library."
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