Herløv Petersen, Arne. "Søfærden til Cipangu"
Title trans.: "Voyage to Cipangu"
Divergence: 1492 CE
What if: Columbus sails to Japan.
Summary: A Jewish translator on the Santa Maria saves Columbus from mutiny by magically transporting the ship to Japan, thereby destroying the Americas.
Published: In Information, October 1992.
Original in: Danish.