Maritime Musings > August 2014
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German New Guinea
The somewhat short-lived German colonial empire in the Pacific

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/1/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Magnetic poles
Manifestations of our iron-cored planet

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/5/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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USRC Bear
An early icebreaker with a venerable career

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/8/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Eagle boats
The first assembly line vessels

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/12/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Attack on the SS Gulflight
The first US ship to be torpedoed during World War I

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/15/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Anaconda Plan
The federal plan to economically strangle the seceding states by means of a naval blockade

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/19/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Medusozoa
The ubiquitous animal wrongly known as the jellyfish

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/22/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Refrigerated cargo ships
Reefers bring perishable cargoes to the masses

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/26/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 2 comments


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Cuttlefish
The chameleons of the sea

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 8/29/2014 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments