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PostPosted: Sun Sep 04, 2011 7:45 am 
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We had a discussion a while back about alternative histories, and I proposed 'what if Henry V hadn't died so soon?'. Then I went away and worked it out (or mostly). And now I'm posting it on my blog.





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It needs a series of maps.


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This is actually getting rather funny. Basque fishermen? :P

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No, Corombo was so far as we can tell both a bonehead and a loon. Also a git.

And yes, most of that was taken from real life. The Basque do claim to have known about the new world first, and it was basque explorers and sailors who actually did most of the discovering. In our world, Corombo did knock around the place for years asking every king and queen he could find if they'd finance his (lunatic!) expedition to China, until eventually somebody said yes. In my timeline there's a powerful independent Navarre, so it felt almost inevitable that they would have said yes to him first - being, after all, traditionally more interested in long-distance sailing than the Castillians were.

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This is getting good, I want to see what happens in the New World. Question about Medieval Navarre: what was the ethnolinguistic identity of the kingdom? Was it a Romance-speaking ruling class with a mostly Basque population, or just all Basque? I'm not finding any clear answers on this.


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PostPosted: Mon Oct 24, 2011 1:03 pm 
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I should have mentioned at some point that was up.

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