There, at the bottom, hiding sunken land beringomorokaya Atlantis - Beringia. BOOK HYPOTHESES Beringia, XVIII century We have already mentioned "Columbus Kamchatka" Stepan Petrovich Krasheninnikov, who was both a geographer and zoologist and ethnographer, and geologists and botanists. "Kamchatka Columbus" can rightly be called and "Columbus Beringia", because he first suggested that the North-East Asia and North-Western America were connected at one time a land bridge. Available Krasheninnikov was only fragmentary and scarce information on the "edge of the known world", the north-eastern extremity of Eurasia, and on the American continent, which lies not far from this "edge". He had only recordings made by a party to Bering's expedition Steller, at that time, not yet published. "Although about America, which lies on Kamchatka in the east side, accurate and thorough do not have news, why should the judges country could develop without a description as long as the sea Kamchatka expedition journey to America on light issued will be, but for the order, to on all sosedstvennyh Kamchatka places the reader was even a concept, then we will inform here that Mr. Steller records collected in different places ", - Krasheniinikov wrote in his" Description of Kamchatka land ".