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Waterbuses to warships

Kenneth Davies

Waterbuses to warships

a guide to the ships and shipping of Portsmouth harbour and Spithead

by Kenneth Davies

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Published by Lee Press Publications in Lee-on-the-Solent .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships -- England -- Portsmouth.,
  • Shipping -- England -- Portsmouth.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ken Davies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15358631M
    ISBN 100952390213
    OCLC/WorldCa33046807

    Museum of Modern Art, New York. Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo. French and English editions Mexican Notebooks — Right outside the soaring windows is the heliport — with parked helicopters — and the Thames just beyond.

    At first, this was to be a temporary tax, but it remained in effect until the fall of the Republic in The city was governed by the Great Council, which was made up of members of the noble families of Venice. Beware, though, of street traders selling designer knock-offs. Text and photographs by Henri Cartier-Bresson. Venice is world-famous for its canals. Similarly stringent measures are introduced to prevent outsiders getting in.

    French and German editions America in Passing. In the 19th century a causeway to the mainland brought a railway station to Venice, and an automobile causeway and parking lot was added in the 20th century. Galley slaves did not exist in medieval Venice, the oarsmen coming from the city itself or from its possessions, especially Dalmatia. Bymore than 3, Venetian merchant ships were in operation, and most of these could be converted when necessary into either warships or transports.


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It is petrified as a result of the constant flow of mineral-rich water around and through it, so that it becomes a stone-like structure. The Venetian military tradition also was notably cautious; they were more interested in achieving success with a minimum expense of lives and money than in the pursuit of glory.

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Inthe new city's prestige was raised by the theft of the relics of St. We explored the quiet waterways and shopping streets of Cannaregio, in the northwest of the city, and Castello, one of the oldest parts.

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