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King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 27
Chapter 27 27:1 And when it was determined that we should sail into Italy, they delivered Paul and certain other prisoners unto one named Julius, a centurion of Augustus' band. 27:2 And entering into a ship of Adramyttium, we launched, meaning to sail by the...
New Testament >> The Acts
King James Bible: Acts, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 And after the uproar was ceased, Paul called unto him the disciples, and embraced them, and departed for to go into Macedonia. 20:2 And when he had gone over those parts, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece, 20:3 And there...
New Testament >> The Acts
Everyday Air
We breathe it in every day. It surrounds us, fills us, yet often we don't even notice it: Air. Of all the elements, Air is perhaps the most illusive. It can be the most difficult to describe, but can also be one of the most vibrant. Air brings us the light...
The Elements >> Air
A Solstice Spell To Consecrate
This is a chant derived from very early Syrian Christians and reworked to be a consecration and charging chant for a jar of honey that I use as a prime ingredient some of my medicines. An Evocation of the Sun to empower a substance (in this case a jar of...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
The Wiccan Rede
Bide the Wiccan Laws we must In perfect love and perfect trust. Live and let live, Fairly take and fairly give, Cast the Circle thrice about To keep the evil spirits out. To bind the spell every time, Let the spell be spake in rhyme. Soft of eye and light of...
Paganism & Wicca >> The Wiccan Rede

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I. C. Campbell, "The Lateen Sail in World History
tury, the sail known as the lateen was in use in three different regions of the world . In the accomplishments of the age of discovery.
How Ships are DÓā≤igned
Square sails were great for going off the wind, but the fore-and-aft lateen sails were much better for tacking upwind.
Lateen EM: Unsupervised Training with Multiple Objectives, Applied
A triangular sail atop a traditional Arab sailing vessel, the dhow (right). Older square sails permitted sailing only before the wind.
Snark Sailboat Brochure
What's the difference? Snark's Sunchaser I has a lateen sail any novice can handle. Seventy-two square feet of sail helps power this four-person craft.
ACA Sail Rig Plans - Enter.Net

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A 'need-to-know' education is incomplete
Many historians regard his invention as the third most influential in civilization -- just behind the plow and the lateen sail. (It's still too early to judge the transistor or the computer chip.

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Lateen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
lateen sail (sail) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
lateen sail (sail), triangular sail that was of decisive importance to medieval navigation.
Ancient Sailing and Navigation - Nabataea
Likewise, the lateen sail seems to have made its way from the Indian Ocean towards the seas of far south Asia.
Sail Summary |
It was not until after 200 B.C. that triangular "lateen" sails were adopted in the Mediterranean region.
Lateen sail | Define Lateen sail at
Lateen sail definition, a triangular sail set on a long sloping yard, used esp. on the Mediterranean Sea. See more.

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