Africans, Canoes & Navigation: Canoes & Navigation: Oliphantes To Ogowe

21 January 2018, 16:00 UTC

Dugout-canoes were scarce relative to other types over most of east Africa. However, they were still around to be reported by the unknown author of the Periplus Maris Erythraei (= PME). An addition to this 1st c. CE reference would those that James Hornell (Mariner rsquo;s Mirror 1948) thought were exampled in Egypt by scenes in the tomb ...

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