[LMB] : What guest-gift would you bring if transported to the 5GW?

Aruvqan 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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