[LMB] AKICOT: L Queen Isabella

Peter Granzeau pgranzeau at cox.net
Mon Sep 23 17:28:20 BST 2013

At 07:12 AM 9/23/2013, you wrote:

>Because the knowledgable people in Europe knew that his project was 
>impossible. Eratosthenes (c 2150 BP) had given a reasonable estimate 
>of the size of the Earth. It was the perfect sleaze trip. He didn't 
>know where he was going, he didn't know where he was when he got 
>there or back and a woman paid for the trip.

2150 BP: before what?  Eratosthenes died ca. 195 BC, which would 
place your date in or before 1955.

Regards, Pete 

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