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I need a roadmap!

Postby Forum Monk » Sat May 10, 2008 4:10 pm

Yikes!
I run off for a few hours, come back and the entire board is rearranged. Some get me a roadmap!

(I kind a like it but I if we talk about old world people sailing to the new world then....?)
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Re: I need a roadmap!

Postby MichelleH » Sat May 10, 2008 4:13 pm

Forum Monk wrote:Yikes!
I run off for a few hours, come back and the entire board is rearranged. Some get me a roadmap!

(I kind a like it but I if we talk about old world people sailing to the new world then....?)


We wing it! I am sure there will be some time line crossovers.

(Here's hoping I got it all into the right categories...I was a rushin' :wink: )
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Postby Forum Monk » Sat May 10, 2008 4:22 pm

Well, after five minutes I like it. Let's see how it goes.
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Postby rich » Sat May 10, 2008 4:24 pm

Looks great, Michelle - but wow - lots of stuff!

FM - when you get the road map - can I borrow it?
i'm not lookin' for who or what made the earth - just who got me dizzy by makin it spin
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Postby kbs2244 » Sat May 10, 2008 6:25 pm

One problem with the new layout.
Where do you put the pre Columbus Western Hemisphere?
And any pre Columbus exploration, trade, etc between it and the Old World?
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Postby Forum Monk » Sat May 10, 2008 6:39 pm

Squeeze it into the little white line between New World and Old World.
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Postby MichelleH » Sat May 10, 2008 6:53 pm

kbs2244 wrote:One problem with the new layout.
Where do you put the pre Columbus Western Hemisphere?
And any pre Columbus exploration, trade, etc between it and the Old World?


There are no 'cast in stone' dates or defining lines. Columbus was a very general reference

If it is in the Americas, it's New World. Europe, Africa, Asia obviously Old World.

If it's older than, say, 8,000-10,000 years it could be primitive

If it has elements of all or both, use your judgment.

Now I just need to figure out where to put Australia! :shock:
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Postby Ishtar » Sat May 10, 2008 10:58 pm

Brilliant! Brillliant! Brilliant!

Thank you, Michelle. :lol:
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Postby Ishtar » Sat May 10, 2008 11:03 pm

PS, just in case I didn't make myself clear...I love it, I love it, I love it! :lol:
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Postby MichelleH » Sat May 10, 2008 11:10 pm

It was a long time coming. I was reminded it was something I wanted to do awhile ago. (Thanks Bob). ♦
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Postby Digit » Sun May 11, 2008 11:23 am

Thought I'd logged onto the wrong forum!
I like it!
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Postby War Arrow » Mon May 12, 2008 7:56 am

MichelleH wrote:Now I just need to figure out where to put Australia! :shock:

Under world? (depending on which way up you hold your map)
Seriously though, it looks good.
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Postby Beagle » Mon May 12, 2008 9:55 am

Hey, Hey......this is pretty cool. I like it. :D
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Postby Frank Harrist » Sun May 18, 2008 9:14 pm

Wow! How long have I been away? I like it Michelle. It always seemed so bare on the index page before compared to other forums, some of which have way too many cayegories. This is just right. Your efforts are appreciated.
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Postby MichelleH » Sun May 18, 2008 10:23 pm

Thanks WA, Digit, Beags,Frank, et al....glad you like it!
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