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Local lecture and a little wine starts spring season on Harsens Island - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

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Local lecture and a little wine starts spring season on Harsens Island
New Baltimore Voice Newspapers
The writer, editor and publisher is also a member of the Association for Great Lakes Maritime History and president of the Marine Historical Society of Detroit, as well as editor of its publication "The Historian." He was voted as recipient of the ...

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'River Monsters' uncovers tale of deadly Amazon fish attack - New York Post

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'River Monsters' uncovers tale of deadly Amazon fish attack
New York Post
The capsizing of the riverboat Sobral Santos II in 1981 was one of the worst maritime disasters in the Amazon's history, resulting in a tremendous loss of life and earning the nickname “The Amazon Apocalypse.” Since it occurred before DNA testing ...

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World briefs - Times of Malta

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World briefs
Times of Malta
A limited number of 20,000 coins will be struck, costing £30 each and available from April 21, which are likely to appeal to collectors and those interested in maritime history. The Royal Mint said it was the first time coins have been created from the ...

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Teen of the Week: Lancaster Mennonite senior envisions career on the seas - Lancaster Newspapers

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Teen of the Week: Lancaster Mennonite senior envisions career on the seas
Lancaster Newspapers
"I've been accepted to many schools, including the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and SUNY Maritime College, so I'm deciding between those two," Markovits says. "I want to learn about ships and how to best transport goods between countries." The teen ...

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Beryl Cook exhibition opens at Hull Maritime Museum - Hull Daily Mail

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Hull Daily Mail

Beryl Cook exhibition opens at Hull Maritime Museum
Hull Daily Mail
Robin Diaper, the curator of Maritime and Social History, said: "She had no connection with Hull but it is all part of the growing UK City of Culture feeling – why shouldn't we have a Beryl Cook exhibition? "This is the first exhibition of her work ...

It's a yo, ho, ho and a big bottle of fun aboard HM Frigate Unicorn - STV Dundee

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STV Dundee

It's a yo, ho, ho and a big bottle of fun aboard HM Frigate Unicorn
STV Dundee
It's set to be fun for all of the family and just one of the many events in a busy calendar for the maritime venue. History is an important part of the Unicorn and one of the major draws of its attraction in Dundee. Moored at the Victoria Dock, the ...

Britain's manufacturing workforce may soon be gone altogether, with little to ... - The Guardian

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 04/05/2014 - 05:19

The Guardian

Britain's manufacturing workforce may soon be gone altogether, with little to ...
The Guardian
Imagining the past is the business of the historian and the historical novelist, but sometimes the past springs more readily to life at the sight of something small and ephemeral with nothing – no other mind – standing between you and it. ... But many ...

Rare video of the Geltwood - Yahoo!7 News

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 04/05/2014 - 05:07

Yahoo!7 News

Rare video of the Geltwood
Yahoo!7 News
Rare video of the Geltwood. Yahoo!7 April 5, 2014, 7:02 pm. Locals on the Limestone Coast are immersing themselves in the region's history this week as part of the Geltwood Festival. Ron Kandelaars reports.
Divers release rare video of Geltwood shipwreckThe West Australian

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10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways 1110 - Watertown Daily Times

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10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways 1110
Watertown Daily Times
He'll be ending three decades on the air — the longest tenure of any late-night talk show host in U.S. television history — since he launched "Late Night" at NBC in 1982. 10. BASEBALL OPENS ITS SEASON — AND LAUNCHES EXPANDED VIDEO REPLAY.

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10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways 1110 - Fort Worth Star Telegram

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10 Things to Know: This Week's Takeaways 1110
Fort Worth Star Telegram
He'll be ending three decades on the air — the longest tenure of any late-night talk show host in U.S. television history — since he launched "Late Night" at NBC in 1982. 10. BASEBALL OPENS ITS .... Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Commander ...

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Five things to do this week (April 4-11): Greater Salem - Wicked Local Salem

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Five things to do this week (April 4-11): Greater Salem
Wicked Local Salem
On view in the Lynn Museum's second-floor galleries, "In Progress: Lynn History" is an artists' exhibition gathered from work that combines historic and contemporary scenes of Lynn and its environs. This exhibition features work from familiar names in ...

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The Closer - Foreign Policy (blog)

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Foreign Policy (blog)

The Closer
Foreign Policy (blog)
While attempting to manage continued challenges in the Middle East and now Europe, the Obama administration remains committed to placing greater emphasis on the Pacific, and to increasing investments in the maritime capabilities this focus requires ...

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Surface Warfare: Lynchpin of Integrated Naval Defense - The Maritime Executive

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 18:38

The Maritime Executive

Surface Warfare: Lynchpin of Integrated Naval Defense
The Maritime Executive
Events of October 1962 indicated, as they had all through history, that control of the sea means security. Control of the seas can ... Anti-piracy, maritime interdiction, strike, and other operations in support of land operations prevailed. Absent ...

Hemingway put Cuba on the map - Chatham Daily News

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Chatham Daily News

Hemingway put Cuba on the map
Chatham Daily News
But her structural condition is becoming questionable. Together, Hemingway and Pilar became and remain an integral part of American maritime history. The writer managed to win numerous deep-sea fishing tournaments over several years from Key West to ...

Charting Falmouth's maritime history - Western Morning News

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 04/04/2014 - 15:38

Western Morning News

Charting Falmouth's maritime history
Western Morning News
All those years of, as the folk song would have it, “messing about on the river” have culminated in a fascinating book on Falmouth's maritime history for author David Wilson. He has always been fascinated by archaeology, local history and sailing ...

The MIPTV 2014 shoppers' guide, part two - Realscreen


Realscreen

The MIPTV 2014 shoppers' guide, part two
Realscreen
Other titles in the catalog are the Title Films-produced history/science docudrama Mystery of the Lost Ship (one x60 minutes), which follows a team of underwater archaeologists and scientists as they explore an ancient shipwreck off the coast of ...

The tragic tale behind the Second World War's silver shipwreck - Telegraph.co.uk

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Telegraph.co.uk

The tragic tale behind the Second World War's silver shipwreck
Telegraph.co.uk
A portion of the haul is being used to make a limited number of 20,000 coins, costing £30 each, available from April 21, aimed at collectors and anyone interested in maritime history. This week, the Royal Mint began striking the coins, which are edged ...

Narrative Adventure - New York Times


Narrative Adventure
New York Times
Advertisement. Spanning the years from the 1940s to the present, “Vanished” fits a history of the flying unit and of the larger Pacific campaign into accounts of the underwater archaeologists, anthropologists and professional divers enlisted to hunt ...

Flight 370: The search goes under water - WBAL Baltimore

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WBAL Baltimore

Flight 370: The search goes under water
WBAL Baltimore
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has determined a search area of about 84,000 square miles (217,000 square kilometers), 1,000 miles (1,700 kilometers) northwest of Perth. Weather in ... He described it as the most difficult search "in human ...
MH370: What do we know? What will we ever know?Colorado Springs Gazette

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Thousands of silver bars from a sunken WWII ship will now sold as coins - Daily Mail

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Daily Mail

Thousands of silver bars from a sunken WWII ship will now sold as coins
Daily Mail
The deepest rescue operation in maritime history has since seen the silver bullion brought up from the seabed after spending seven decades at the bottom of the Atlantic. The Royal Mint today began striking silver coins from the bullion cargo of the SS ...
Royal Mint to cast coins from bullion recovered after 70 years on ocean floorTelegraph.co.uk
Coins struck from sunk ship's cargoBelfast Telegraph

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