Quote Originally Posted by gpbullock
I've read in the past that there is some evidence that the Chinese and possibly white people traded with south americans before the first explorers ever set foot in the new world. It's been years but I remember reading in seperate articles on artifacts showing dark and light skinned natives in relief and some carvings that had asian features different from other carvings. Obviously this isn't proof of trade between the continents but another interesting possibility.
Now that is something that Wise does accept. I remember him mentioning the book here or in chat a couple of years ago. Not sure if this is the book he referred to: http://www.1421.tv/

Columbus wasn't the first to visit the America's.

This article provides a good overview: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pre-Col...ntact#Africans