Luca Antara

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A quote by Arthur Ransome

“The desire to build a house is the tired wish of a man content thenceforward with a single anchorage.<br>The desire to build a boat is the desire of …

Rob Warde

Palmerston: The island at the end of the earth

<b>It is one of the most isolated island communities in the world. The tiny Pacific island of Palmerston is visited by a supply ship twice a year - at most - and the long and hazardous journey deters all but the most intrepid visitors. What's more, most of its 62 inhabitants are descended from one man</b> …

Eredia Map 1602, Ouro and Luca.Antara. [the paper]

Comparing the old and modern maps and the unique grid of TCs for each island, with and without rotation, shows a remarkable correlation between them. …

Australian Universities

A trip down the river Guadiana by dinghy, from Mértola in Portugal to Pomarão