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China 'Maritime Silk Road' plan skips Philippines - MarketWatch

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 18:04

Chinatopix

China 'Maritime Silk Road' plan skips Philippines
MarketWatch
Evidently, the Philippines won't be part of the Maritime Silk Road, even though Manila is one of the great entrepôts of Asia, with a storied history at least equal to ports like Singapore, Jakarta and Colombo that are all shown as stops on the Chinese map.
A New Model for China-US Relations?The Diplomat
Manila, Hanoi plan strategic partnershipManila Standard Today
PHL, Vietnam paving way for 'comprehensive strategic partnership'Ang Malaya Net

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Maritime Memories - Asbury Park Press

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 17:12

Asbury Park Press

Maritime Memories
Asbury Park Press
A faded picture of the Charles T. Parry Band is in the Images of America book, Downshore from Manahawkin to New Gretna, compiled by the Publications Committee of the Ocean County Historical Society in 1997. The uniforms are ornate with large fringed ...

The Leaders of Japan and China Just Shared One of History's Most Awkward ... - Slate Magazine (blog)

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The Hindu

The Leaders of Japan and China Just Shared One of History's Most Awkward ...
Slate Magazine (blog)
The two reportedly discussed maritime crisis management and what the Chinese foreign ministry called “historical issues” that “concern the feelings of more than 1.3 billion Chinese people.” While Japan's chief cabinet secretary said the two leaders ...
China's Xi, Japan's Abe hold landmark meetingReuters UK
One Perfect Photo Sums Up How Other Nations Feel About ChinaMic
Chinese President Xi, Japan PM Abe Meet in Beijing With Chilly HandshakeWall Street Journal

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Norfolk honors those who served their country - MyCentralJersey.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 15:03

MyCentralJersey.com

Norfolk honors those who served their country
MyCentralJersey.com
Learn about maritime history at Nauticus, a themed science center and museum located on the downtown waterfront in Norfolk. The attraction's admission now includes access to the Battleship Wisconsin, one of the largest and last battleships ever built ...

Odyssey Preps Excuses For Oceanica Failure, Looks To Recycle Old Projects ... - Seeking Alpha (registration)


Seeking Alpha (registration)

Odyssey Preps Excuses For Oceanica Failure, Looks To Recycle Old Projects ...
Seeking Alpha (registration)
Lastly, in addition to independent Wessex Archaeology's report, the true family of Balchen indicate "no evidence" of HMS Victory treasure. This is particularly telling given Balchen family could lay legal claim to 2% of anything valuable found ...

New World War II book detailing story of 'First SEALS' includes Staten Island ... - Staten Island Advance - SILive.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 12:13

ABC News

New World War II book detailing story of 'First SEALS' includes Staten Island ...
Staten Island Advance - SILive.com
... the author of eight previous books on WWII military and intelligence history, had met Monteleone 15 years ago while researching a book on the OSS, which was led by Gen. William "Wild Bill" Donovan, a Buffalo-born Wall Street lawyer. For the ...
New WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'Arizona Daily Star

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China Bypasses Philippines in Its Proposed 'Maritime Silk Road' - Wall Street Journal

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 11:30

Wall Street Journal

China Bypasses Philippines in Its Proposed 'Maritime Silk Road'
Wall Street Journal
Evidently, the Philippines won't be part of the Maritime Silk Road, even though Manila is one of the great entrepôts of Asia, with a storied history at least equal to ports like Singapore, Jakarta and Colombo that are all shown as stops on the Chinese map.
Noy raises sea row at APECPhilippine Star
Manila, Hanoi plan strategic partnershipManila Standard Today

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California: Oxnard maritime museum awash in art - Los Angeles Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 11:04

California: Oxnard maritime museum awash in art
Los Angeles Times
Upstairs from the main exhibit areas and gift shop is a large space for featured exhibits, movie nights and maritime-themed parties. A monthly speaker series covers a wide range of maritime topics -- local Chumash history, Peruvians' early wave-riding ...

Chinese President Xi, Japan PM Abe Meet in Beijing With Chilly Handshake - Wall Street Journal

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 10:53

Wall Street Journal

Chinese President Xi, Japan PM Abe Meet in Beijing With Chilly Handshake
Wall Street Journal
The Chinese Foreign Ministry said Mr. Xi repeatedly touched upon historical issues, urging Mr. Abe to be mindful of Chinese sensitivities about Japan's wartime past and the link to his current defense policies. “Historical issues concern the feelings ...
Leaders of China, Japan briefly meet to thaw tiesFresno Bee
Japan's Abe and China's Xi finally shake hands. A starting point?Christian Science Monitor

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"First SEALS": WWII veterans recount daring seaborne missions - CBS News

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CBS News

"First SEALS": WWII veterans recount daring seaborne missions
CBS News
... the author of eight previous books on WWII military and intelligence history, had met Monteleone 15 years ago while researching a book on the OSS, which was led by Gen. William "Wild Bill" Donovan, a Buffalo-born Wall Street lawyer. For the ...
New WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'News 10NBC

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Mycenean artifacts found in Bodrum - Hurriyet Daily News


Hurriyet Daily News

Mycenean artifacts found in Bodrum
Hurriyet Daily News
New artifacts have been found during excavations in Bodrum's Ortakent and Gümüşlük neighborhoods. The artifacts will shed light on the history of Bodrum Peninsula, according to officials. The Bodrum Underwater Archaeology Museum Director Emel Özkan ...

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Leaders of China, Japan briefly meet to thaw ties - Fresno Bee

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 06:52

Fresno Bee

Leaders of China, Japan briefly meet to thaw ties
Fresno Bee
BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took a tentative step toward easing more than two years of high tensions over contested islands and wartime history on Monday with an unsmiling handshake and a short meeting ...
China and Japan leaders break ice with first meeting, but no sign of warmthWashington Post
Japan's Abe and China's Xi finally shake hands. A starting point?Christian Science Monitor

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Leaders of China, Japan briefly meet to thaw ties - News & Observer

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 06:44

News & Observer

Leaders of China, Japan briefly meet to thaw ties
News & Observer
BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe took a tentative step toward easing more than two years of high tensions over contested islands and wartime history on Monday with an unsmiling handshake and a short meeting ...
China's Xi, Japan's Abe hold landmark meeting after awkward handshakeVirginia Gazette

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17th-century Dutch warship wreck found in the Caribbean - NL Times


NL Times

17th-century Dutch warship wreck found in the Caribbean
NL Times
The wreck of a 17th-century Dutch warship has been discovered off the coast of Tobago, a small island in the southern Caribbean. Marine archaeologists believe the vessel is the Huis de Kreuningen, which was lost during a bloody naval battle between ...

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China and Japan leaders break ice with first meeting, but no sign of warmth - Washington Post

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Indian Express

China and Japan leaders break ice with first meeting, but no sign of warmth
Washington Post
The first summit meeting in two and a half years between the nation's leaders lasted around 25 minutes, and was an attempt to rebuild diplomatic and economic ties eroded by military tensions over an island dispute and animosity over wartime history ...
China's Xi, Japan's Abe hold landmark meeting after awkward handshakeChicago Tribune
Leaders of China, Japan hold ice-breaking meetingWRAL.com

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New WWII book details story of 'First SEALS' - Greeneville Sun

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 03:12

Greeneville Sun

New WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'
Greeneville Sun
Frank Monteleone, right, talks about his skills as a Navy radio operator and fluency in Italian that got him recruited to join the Maritime Unit of the Office of Strategic Services during World War II, Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in New York. Often only ...

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New WWII book details story of 'First SEALS' - News 10NBC

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New WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'
News 10NBC
Often only armed with knives and wearing nothing more than swim trunks and flippers, the Maritime Unit's combat swimmers and other operatives carried out seaborne clandestine missions in the Atlantic, Pacific and Mediterranean theaters of World War II ...

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New WWII book details story of 'First SEALs'; NYC vet among last surviving ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 02:07

ABC News

New WWII book details story of 'First SEALs'; NYC vet among last surviving ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Often only armed with knives and wearing nothing more than swim trunks and flippers, the Maritime Unit's combat swimmers and other operatives carried out seaborne clandestine missions in the Atlantic, Pacific and Mediterranean theaters of World War II ...
New WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'Monitor

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Fallback faire offers taste of San Diego history - U-T San Diego

Maritime History articles at Google News - Mon, 11/10/2014 - 00:44

U-T San Diego

Fallback faire offers taste of San Diego history
U-T San Diego
Outside, children and their families viewed a line of vintage Ford automobiles, tasted hand-churned butter or watched a blacksmith demonstrate traditional metal work. Al Sorkin, an instructor at the San Diego Maritime Museum, explained the history of ...

Merced College men's water polo headed to NorCals after second-place finish - Merced Sun-Star

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 11/09/2014 - 22:38

Merced Sun-Star

Merced College men's water polo headed to NorCals after second-place finish
Merced Sun-Star
UC Merced 7, Cal Maritime 0 in Merced – Cody Golbad, Brian Chongtoua and Derick Zamora each had a goal and an assist, as six different Bobcats (12-5, 9-3 California Pacific Conference) found the back of the net against the Keelhaulers (2-13, 2-10) in ...

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