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The MASSALIOTE PERIPLUS or MASSILIOTE PERIPLUS is a theoretical reconstruction of a sixth century BC periplus , or sailing manual, proposed by Adolf Schulten .

Schulten believed a Massiliote Periplus
Periplus
had been versified in the lines of the Ora Maritima by Avienus . Schulten dated it to the 6th century BC. It describes a voyage from Oestrymnis, modern Pointe du Raz , to Massalia, modern Marseille
Marseille
. Its existence has been denied by other scholars.

REFERENCES

* ^ Barry Cunliffe
Barry Cunliffe
, Iron Age Britain, English Heritage
English Heritage
, London, 1995, p38. ISBN 0-7134-8839-5 . * ^ John Taylor, Albion: the earliest history" (Dublin, 2016) * ^ The Extraordinary Voyage of Pytheas the Greek : The Man Who Discovered Britain (2001), Walker ISBN 0-8027-1393-9 (2002 Penguin ed. with new post-script: ISBN 0-14-200254-2 )

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