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Laying the Atlantic cable.

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TEGETTHOFF 1893.jpg

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USS Chicago US Navy

In San Francisco, was one of the jewels of the American West. The California boomtown of the had grown into the ninth largest city in the.

HMS Sultan (1870), was a broadside ironclad of the Royal Navy of the Victorian era, who carried her main armament in a central box battery. She was named for Sultan Abdülâziz of the Ottoman Empire, who was visiting England when she was laid down. Abdülâziz cultivated, good relations with the Second French Empire and the British. In 1867 he was the first Ottoman sultan to visit Western Europe; his trip included a visit to England, where he was made a Knight of the Garter by Queen Victoria…

It’s hard to imagine a sequence of events that links an Ottoman Sultan, Queen Victoria, the Royal Navy of an innovative epic of marin.

Ilustração do Cruzador Tamandaré. (ilustração: Jane's 1898, via Pedro Caminha)

Ilustração do Cruzador Tamandaré. (ilustração: Jane's 1898, via Pedro Caminha)

Japanese Navy Ships--Azuma (Ironclad Ram, 1865)

Japanese Navy Ships--Azuma (Ironclad Ram, 1865)

HMS CARYSFORT, was a sixth-rate sailing frigate of the Royal Navy, launched in…

HMS CARYSFORT, was a sixth-rate sailing frigate of the Royal Navy, launched in…

Amiral Cecille 1888

Amiral Cecille 1888