Maritime Musings > June 2010
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Sidney Smith (1764-1840)
The most intrepid naval officer that you probably have never heard of

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/15/2010 12:00:00 AM | with 1 comments


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Phoenicia
An ancient maritime trading civilization

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/1/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Thames Barrier
Protecting central London from devastating floods

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/8/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Dutch West India Company
The short-lived maritime trading company with a lasting influence

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/11/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 2 comments


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Navassa Island
A unique island in a vital waterway

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/4/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Water bridges
Artificial constructs allowing one waterway to flow above another

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/18/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Clipperton Island
An isolated French atoll in the Pacific with a colorful history

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/22/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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Live oak
The tree that saved a nation

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/25/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 0 comments


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The Whaleship Essex
A common-place ship whose unusual demise resulted in a classic American novel

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 7/20/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 1 comments


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Politics of response
Why has scoring partisan political points become more important than fixing the problem?

Posted to Maritime Musings by Dennis Bryant on 6/29/2010 7:00:00 AM | with 1 comments