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Lessons learned - the Battle of Cravant during the Hundred Years' War

“The spectacle of the hula, the festive dances of the Oahuans, filled me with admiration." - "Rurik's" Voyage around the World

USS "Constellation" - The last wooden all-sail warship of the U.S. Navy, commissioned in 1855

"It is a woman" - The botanist and explorer Jeanne Baré

"He ...who puts jesting above everything else" - On George Bernard Shaw's Birthday

An Early Medieval Arms Embargo