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Old 02-25-2012
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Not sure where your located but if your a near the north east you should visit Mystic Seaport in Mystic Conn.
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Only a couple of things to add...

1) The Aubrey–Maturin series of novels by Patrick O'Brian.

2) Just remember that people have been sailing boats (and stopping them) for thousands of years without a motor...

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