[LMB] : What guest-gift would you bring if transported to the 5GW?
aruvqan at gmail.com
Sat Dec 31 15:52:56 GMT 2016
On 12/31/2016 8:44 AM, Karen Hunt wrote:
> Other topic:
> Plenty of mention of sailing and boats, but no details on the technology
> that I could glean.
Galley with rowing slaves so combined sail and oar - hm, BCE 2000
[images of sail and oar can be found in Egyptian art, the "Sea People"]
era tech though you did find galleys moderately late - some of the
Barbary Coast pirates used galleys because they were not wind dependent.
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