Monthly Archives: May 2013

Use of Protected Cruisers

Are there any good reasons why the navies of the world kept their protected cruisers in service? Astraea-class, one of my favorites, was in service for twenty plus years with the Royal Navy. Germany and the United States still had … Continue reading

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Sounds of the Battlefield

This morning I had the feeling that I was on a World War I battlefield and I was not in northern-western France or Belgium. Just near a construction site on a foggy day. Image a golf course sans grass on … Continue reading

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100th Blog

Somehow over the last year and three-quarters I have posted 99 blogs. That is more than I ever expected to post. So thank you for reading and following my blog. As this is my 100th blog I wanted it to … Continue reading

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