XVII. Some attempts to ascertain the utmost extent of the knowledge of the ancients in the East Indies

@article{CaverhillXVIISA,
  title={XVII. Some attempts to ascertain the utmost extent of the knowledge of the ancients in the East Indies},
  author={John Caverhill},
  journal={Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London},
  pages={155 - 178}
}
  • John Caverhill
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
All the moderns who have treated of the geography of the ancients, more particularly in their account of the Sinæ, the most oriental country they were acquainted with, have differed so widely from the only guides they had to follow to the east of the Ganges, that I have undertaken to lay before the Royal Society some observations, which may contribute to determine, with greater precision, the situation and limits of this country.