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Old Nov 12, 2009, 10:11 AM
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Cannon and Cannons. I'll write it 100 times on the chalkboard.
Carronade and Carronades.
All referred to as guns?

"Totaly Agree, The Romance of the Sea, as well as the exploration. Man against the elements in these Beautiful works of Art. A Time in our history that is still appreciated, Respected, Admired and Loved. A Time in Which Wood and Canvas Commanded by Man, Ruled the waves, Maped our Planet, Fished our sea's, Expanded our Trade, Fought our Wars and advanced our knowledge."

If you haven't read "To Rule the Waves, How the British Navy Shaped the World" by Arthur Herman, pick up a copy. Describes in fascinating detail all that Skipper said above.
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