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Galley Quinqueremes And Polyremes

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Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Pagan Mythology
Is the traditional story presented as an historical event that serves to illustrate part of the world view of a people or explain a practice, belief, or natural phenomenon. The mythological beliefs a culture shares gives shape to its actions and choices....
Paganism & Wicca >> Holidays
The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Survivalists' Guide for the New Millennium: Chapter 6
AS THE WORM TURNS Health and well being are part of the natural birthright of the human being. With all of its organs intact, the right diet, exercise and mental focus, a human body can overcome any disease. Even so, the effects of living in this...
Philosophy >> Survivalists Guide for the New Millennium
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
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Hellenistic-era warships - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
3.1 Quadrireme; 3.2 Quinquereme; 3.
Galley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Quinquereme (quintus + rēmus) was literally a "five-oar", but actually meant that ... with more than three or four lines of rowers is often referred to as a "polyreme".
Giant Hellenistic Warships
The super-galleys of the Hellenistic Age ... Because the polyremes were not intended for precision maneuvering the enclosure of all levels of oarsmen below decks was not as .... 4) Alexander had only one quinquereme as his admiral's ship.
The Quinquereme in the Carthaginian & Roman Navy
Feb 2, 2016 What could explain the enthusiasm for ever-larger war galleys on the ... Ships built much larger than the quinquereme probably offered little in ...
Ships Galleys
The result of this development was the penteconter ("50-oared"), a fast galley ... A completely different approach lead to the quadrireme, quinquereme and even ...

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