Not famous, but, yeah, I'm the same guy. Thanks and good to meet you, too.
I think the female names on e-mail addresses springs from the likelihood
that it was someone's wife or partner who got the e-mail going, or who uses
it most---or at least who handles the household finances, and pays for the
You're right about the Trafalgar map: SURPRISE would've sailed long before
the action to be in the South Pacific, if it was indeed meant to be 1805. It
was only a movie, I know, but "so near, and yet so far", again.....
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Sent: Monday, February 02, 2004 6:48 AM
Subject: Re: [WarOf1812] Digest Number 1969
> Am I terribly mistaken or is Vic Suthren the famous Age of Fighting Sail
author..Victor Suthren. If so, nice to meet you.
> Also, how come a lot of you guys have Emails with Female type names of the
opposite sex and or gender.....I know it can be cold and lonely in the great
white north, but..... ; ) !
> M&C-when Aubrey gives his bio of Nelson to the young midshipman (who
played an excellent roll in the movie, btw, they make the tremendous Boo-boo
of showing the map of the plan of the Battle of Trafalgar...bit early for
> The War of 1812: In Europe, thousands fought over the fate of hundreds of
square miles: in North America, hundreds determined the fate of THOUSANDS of
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