Uluch Ali then retreated with sail and oar, bringing most of his division off in good order.
This consists of passing a sail, attached to cords, and charged with oakum, wool, and other materials, under the vessel's keel, in such a manner that the suction of the leak may draw the canvas into the aperture, and thus partially stop the vent.
Must of the merchandise and passengers bound for and hailing from foreign ports sail under foreign flags.
Before he set sail for Egypt, the French had taken possession of Rome.
In 1218 he set sail for Esthonia with one of the largest fleets ever seen in northern waters, including a Wendish contingent led by Prince Vitsla y.
Set sail for the conquest of Ireland in 1172, and to this harbour he made his return journey.
The Toulon fleet set sail on the 19th of May; and when the other contingents from the ports of France and Italy joined the flag, the armada comprised thirteen sail of the line, fourteen frigates, many smaller warships and some three hundred transports.
(8) The Panathenaea, at which the new robes for the image of the goddess were carried through the city, spread like a sail on a mast.
Pero Lopes de Sousa received the grant of a captaincy, and set sail from Portugal at the same time as his brother, the founder of Sao Vicente.
Ship and boat building, together with subsidiary industries, such as rope and sail making, appear less subject to periods of depression than other industries.
George's brothers knew the master of a trading ship who was getting ready to sail to England.
There was a ship just ready to sail for Corinth, and the captain agreed to take him as a passenger.
He thought how grand it would be to sail and sail on the wide blue sea.
We went in a sail-boat along with many others to watch the races.
Hundreds of little sail-boats swung to and fro close by, and the sea was calm.
As they passed us, the large craft and the gunboats in the harbour saluted and the seamen shouted applause for the master of the only little sail-boat that ventured out into the storm.
After they had been many weeks on the deep ocean where they could not see trees or flowers or grass, but just water and the beautiful sky, for ships could not sail quickly then because men did not know about engines and steam.
I hope the great ocean will love the new Helen, and let her sail over its blue waves peacefully.
We also rode in the Ferris wheel, and on the ice-railway, and had a sail in the Whale-back....
The youth may build or plant or sail, only let him not be hindered from doing that which he tells me he would like to do.
With unrelaxed nerves, with morning vigor, sail by it, looking another way, tied to the mast like Ulysses.
It was very pleasant, when I stayed late in town, to launch myself into the night, especially if it was dark and tempestuous, and set sail from some bright village parlor or lecture room, with a bag of rye or Indian meal upon my shoulder, for my snug harbor in the woods, having made all tight without and withdrawn under hatches with a merry crew of thoughts, leaving only my outer man at the helm, or even tying up the helm when it was plain sailing.
What was the meaning of that South-Sea Exploring Expedition, with all its parade and expense, but an indirect recognition of the fact that there are continents and seas in the moral world to which every man is an isthmus or an inlet, yet unexplored by him, but that it is easier to sail many thousand miles through cold and storm and cannibals, in a government ship, with five hundred men and boys to assist one, than it is to explore the private sea, the Atlantic and Pacific Ocean of one's being alone.
The man who ten years before and a year later was considered an outlawed brigand is sent to an island two days' sail from France, which for some reason is presented to him as his dominion, and guards are given to him and millions of money are paid him.