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by DanFilson
Mon Feb 14, 2011 4:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 'most profound discovery in human history?''
Replies: 4
Views: 1722

Re: The 'most profound discovery in human history?''

The most profound discovery in human history - the tastiness of that apple in the Garden of Eden without which not much else that followed would have taken place
by DanFilson
Mon Feb 14, 2011 4:49 pm
Forum: Naval History in General
Topic: The Greatest Naval Battle in History
Replies: 248
Views: 173186

Re: The Greatest Naval Battle in History

Begs the question of 'Greatest' in what sense - biggest, most people involved, most ships, greatest strategic consequences. I voted for Midway because in the space of a short time the dominance of the USA over Japan was established and the balance of carrier power made explicit. Navies engaging with...
by DanFilson
Mon Feb 14, 2011 4:36 pm
Forum: Naval History in General
Topic: The most beautiful name for a warship?
Replies: 50
Views: 35276

Re: The most beautiful name for a warship?

HMS Victory has it for me!