Topic & Content Published in 1997, this massive 800+ page door stopper examines the various light and heavy cruisers of the Imperial Japanese Navy. The
What is Traveling POSH?
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Book Review: Seafaring Lore & Legend by Peter Jeans
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What is Fiddler’s Green?
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Essential Questions: Why is it called “Christmas Island” and why is there more than one? Christmas Island (Indian Ocean) Approx. 1,550 kilometers (960 mi) northwest