Behaim, Martin

Behaim, Martin, a geographer and chartographer, born in Nüremberg; accompanied Diego Cam on a voyage of discovery along W. coast of Africa; constructed and left behind him a famous terrestrial globe; some would make him out to be the discoverer of America (1459-1507).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Beeswing
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Befa`na
Begg, James
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Beguins
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Behaim, Martin
Behar
Behe`moth
Behis`tun
Behm, Ernst
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Behring Strait
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