Definition Noun A gentle breeze or westerly wind. Origin From Zephyrus, the Greek god of the west wind. Comments An ancient term for a west
Topic & Content Part of Osprey’s New Vanguard series, these two books cover the development, systems, and service of the six classes of Standard-Type battleships
Definition Noun AKA xebeque, jabeque, sciabecco, and chebeck A small, fast, three-masted (originally two-masted) vessel with a shallow draft and prominent overhanging bow and stern.
Definition Noun The track of waves left behind by a moving vessel. Origin Probably earlier than the 17th century. From Old Saxon, wakon, and the
Topic & Content Published in 1997, this massive 800+ page door stopper examines the various light and heavy cruisers of the Imperial Japanese Navy. The
Definition Noun Travel by water. Origin 13th century. Derived from the Latin word, viaticum, meaning travel money. Entered English from the Old French word, voyage,