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Bowstave[ edit ] Self bottom and laminated top bows for comparison The preferred material to make the longbow was yew , although ash , elm and other woods were also used. Gerald of Wales speaking of the bows used by the Welsh men of Gwent, says: This can be done far more quickly by working the wood down when wet, as a thinner piece of wood will dry much faster. The outer “back” of sapwood , approximately flat, follows the natural growth rings; modern bowyers often thin the sapwood, while in the Mary Rose bows the back of the bow was the natural surface of the wood, only the bark being removed. The inner side “belly” of the bow stave consists of rounded heartwood. The heartwood resists compression and the outer sapwood performs better in tension. This combination in a single piece of wood a self bow forms a natural “laminate”, somewhat similar in effect to the construction of a composite bow. Longbows will last a long time if protected with a water-resistant coating, traditionally of “wax, resin and fine tallow “. The trade of yew wood to England for longbows was such that it depleted the stocks of yew over a huge area. The first documented import of yew bowstaves to England was in

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Together, the two commonly engage in tea parties; most of which are to celebrate their “unbirthdays”. While the Hatter is loud, eccentric, and insane like the rest of Wonderland’s residents, he is also rather charming and can be mild-mannered from time to time, particularly when dealing with visitors such as Alice.

According to Hatter, he and the March Hare never get compliments on their singing, and they’re usually the only attendants at the frequent unbirthday parties, apparently making the duo outcasts in the realm of Wonderland. This is most likely due to their overbearing antics and personas, as well as the fact that they’re both, especially the Mad Hatter, troublemakers, albeit innocently so.

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The trouble is, you know, that once the taste’s got you it never lets go. But you’ve been very good, sir. I’ve not seen you touch a drop for – Vimes: I was talking about policing, not alcohol. He was promoted to captain of the Night Watch during the rise of the Guilds and the decline of the Watch, and this combined with his natural cynicism drove him to drink. However, after stumbling into saving the city, he unexpectedly found himself moving up in the world, starting with his marriage to the wealthy socialite and swamp-dragon fancier Sybil Ramkin and culminating with receiving two titles: He is also a truly incredible badass.

From alcohol to cigars. As of Snuff , even cigars have mostly been displaced by Willikins’ non-alcoholic mixers It used to be that angering the sort of people who would resort to murder amused him. Then came his son. Nowadays most of his nightmares revolve around screaming children and empty beds. After that he quits and switches to cigars. As Vimes puts it, “one drink would be too much, two not enough.

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Epipaleolithic[ edit ] Based on indirect evidence, the bow seems to have been invented near the transition from the Upper Paleolithic to the Mesolithic , some 10, years ago. The oldest direct evidence dates to 8, years ago. The discovery of stone points that could have been employed equally successfully as insets for spears or arrows in Sibudu Cave , South Africa, has prompted the proposal that bow and arrow technology could have existed as early as 64, years ago.

As a follow-up to Tuesday’s post about the majority-minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria. Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo. Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from

She is the girlfriend of Donald Duck and best friend of Minnie Mouse. Daisy has Donald’s temper, but has far greater control of it and tends to be more sophisticated than her boyfriend. Contents Background Personality Particularly in her early appearances, Daisy is shown to be a loving girlfriend; always there for Donald, but always having the tendency to nag in an attempt to change his ways for the better. She has faith that her boyfriend is a good person despite his flaws, and uses their relationship as a means to better Donald’s health and well-being, specifically in regards to his temper ” Donald’s Double Trouble “, ” Donald’s Dinner Date “.

She has even been known to hype Donald up to Minnie and the others ” Captain Donald “. Even so, Daisy has been guilty of unleashing the same kind of rage on Donald, when he upsets her in some way ” Cured Duck “. In later years, Daisy’s personality was expanded, evolving from a mere high maintenance female version of Donald, to a fun-loving, and fashion forward diva. Compared to rest of the classic Disney cast, Daisy is rather worldly and contemporary, both in how she behaves and even down to the way she speaks ” Duck the Halls “.

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At thirteen (later fourteen) years old, Jake appears to be just your average skateboarding, comic book-loving teen. Unbeknownst to many, though, Jake is actually a fire-breathing dragon whose job is to protect a secret world consisting of leprechauns, mermaids, unicorns and other magical creatures.

AoM Team January 25, Last updated: In short, hobbies add interest to your life and help you become a more well-rounded man. Unfortunately, we now often spend our leisure time camped out in front of the TV or computer. As Winston Churchill, a vigorous hobbyist , put it: If it has been weighing and measuring, it goes on weighing and measuring. And if this something else is rightly chosen, if it is really attended by the illumination of another field of interest, gradually, and often quite swiftly, the old undue grip relaxes and the process of recuperation and repair begins.

Yet even after the second was published, we continued to come up with more ideas. Our hope is that every man is able to find a hobby that can turn into an enjoyable pastime during the current season of his life, and maybe even become an enduring passion that lasts a lifetime. Theodore Roosevelt was a voracious reader , and so were most of the great men of history. Reading allows you to connect with the great thinkers and writers of history and exposes you to new ideas, consequently making you a more intelligent and well-rounded man.

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A Warm and Bountiful Land – “distinguished by self-sown wheat, The dew there was very sweet; salmon of great size abounded; cattle could forage for themselves in winter, for there was no frost and the grass barely withered They played draughts, told stories, and occupied themselves with other activities to pass the time. Karlsefni and Snorri wanted to set out and find Vinland, and the plans were discussed.

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Together, the two commonly engage in tea parties; most of which are to celebrate their “unbirthdays”. While the Hatter is loud, eccentric, and insane like the rest of Wonderland’s residents, he is also rather charming and can be mild-mannered from time to time, particularly when dealing with visitors such as Alice. According to Hatter, he and the March Hare never get compliments on their singing, and they’re usually the only attendants at the frequent unbirthday parties, apparently making the duo outcasts in the realm of Wonderland.

This is most likely due to their overbearing antics and personas, as well as the fact that they’re both, especially the Mad Hatter, troublemakers, albeit innocently so. This could be seen when the Mad Hatter made an attempt to “fix” the White Rabbit’s watch. As said before, one of the Mad Hatter’s traits include being rather charismatic. He tends to use terms such as “my dear” when referring to Alice, is shown to be courteous, and is overall the warmer side of the duo that is himself and the March Hare, who is far more rambunctious and outspoken.

The Mad Hatter is seen when Alice wonders off in the forest and the Cheshire Cat tells her to visit them for directions back home. Alice visits as the Mad Hatter is in the middle of a very odd tea party with the March Hare and the Dormouse. They are singing ” The Unbirthday Song ” but are interrupted when Alice starts to applaud. At first, they are upset because Alice came without an invitation, but become pleased when Alice compliments their singing and they welcome her to join.

As Alice tries to explain her reasons for visiting, the Mad Hatter and March Hare keep changing the subject. Soon the party is once again interrupted by the White Rabbit.

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The trouble is, you know, that once the taste’s got you it never lets go. But you’ve been very good, sir. I’ve not seen you touch a drop for – Vimes: I was talking about policing, not alcohol. He was promoted to captain of the Night Watch during the rise of the Guilds and the decline of the Watch, and this combined with his natural cynicism drove him to drink.

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Keone Young Barefoot Sage: There’s a few scenes especially Season 2 where he’s shown to not even wear his sandals. A very powerful dragon and the only one to defeat the Dark Dragon singlehandedly. However, his carefree life style and attitude was gone and he ended becoming a serious old man. Skip ahead later in the season and we learn he was talking about Chang. For Your Own Good: Although it was never revealed to Jake or any other of the characters, this was the reason why he asked Rose to break up with Jake.

Downplayed in “Being Human”, he realizes that he has been expecting Jake to bare far too much stress for a teenager to handle, and his punishment for the prank he pulled is to cut his summer training in half so he can have some time to relax. Jake’s grandfather is so small several people during the Halloween Episode mistook him for a kid dressed like an old Chinese wise man. Then again, it was shown in flashback he wasn’t much taller than that during his prime, so he might have some kind of dwarfism.

Susan should be glad the dragon powers weren’t all that skipped her.

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The run began in Stuart Lancaster’s final game in charge, a win over Uruguay, before Eddie Jones took over and led the side to a Grand Slam, a whitewash victory in Australia, an unbeaten run in the autumn internationals and now victory over France in the Six Nations. With 43 days to go until the Games, preparations are on track for very special and successful rugby sevens events and World Rugby has been leading the OlympicDay celebrations across the rugby family as players and fans alike express their excitement.

With a record number of one million children getting into rugby in , the Rio Olympic Games will provide a golden opportunity for rugby to reach, engage and inspire new participants and fans to get active and have fun through rugby. More England clinch historic series win in Australia with Melbourne victory England produced a heroic defensive display to earn their first series win in Australia with victory in the second Test in Melbourne.

England took a lead through Dylan Hartley’s try and an Owen Farrell conversion and penalty but Australia hit back via Stephen Moore’s try. Farrell’s second penalty gave England a six-point lead in the second half.

Daisy Duck is an anthropomorphic duck who first appeared in the short Mr. Duck Steps Out. She is the girlfriend of Donald Duck and best friend of Minnie Mouse. Daisy has Donald’s temper, but has far greater control of it and tends to be more sophisticated than her boyfriend. Particularly in.

She is the girlfriend of Donald Duck and best friend of Minnie Mouse. Daisy has Donald’s temper, but has far greater control of it and tends to be more sophisticated than her boyfriend. Contents Background Personality Particularly in her early appearances, Daisy is shown to be a loving girlfriend; always there for Donald, but always having the tendency to nag in an attempt to change his ways for the better.

She has faith that her boyfriend is a good person despite his flaws, and uses their relationship as a means to better Donald’s health and well-being, specifically in regards to his temper. Even so, Daisy has been guilty of unleashing the same kind of rage on Donald, when he upsets her in some way. Compared to rest of the classic Disney cast, Daisy is rather worldly and contemporary, both in how she behaves and even down to the way she speaks. She is extroverted, and enjoys spending time with her friends, sometimes having a difficult time suppressing her excitement when she socializes with them.

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Bow and arrow Clay Hayes drawing a Pacific yew selfbow using the split finger method. Selfbows are made from a single piece of wood. While there is great variety in the construction details of bows both historic and modern , all bows consist of a string attached to elastic limbs that store mechanical energy imparted by the user drawing the string. Bows may be broadly split into two categories: Directly drawn bows may be further divided based upon differences in the method of limb construction, notable examples being self bows , laminated bows and composite bows.

Bows can also be classified by the bow shape of the limbs when unstrung; in contrast to traditional European straight bows, a recurve bow and some types of longbow have tips that curve away from the archer when the bow is unstrung.

Head of the Ankh-Morpork City Watch, and a hardened copper to the bone. He was promoted to captain of the Night Watch during the rise of the Guilds and the decline of the Watch, and this combined with his natural cynicism drove him to drink.

Discovered in at a depth of 80 meters. The ram has damage attributed to collision s with Roman ships ram against ram. Naval warfare in the Mediterranean rarely used sails, and the use of rams specifically required oarsmen over sails in order to maneuver with accuracy and speed, and particularly to reverse the movement of a ramming ship to disentangle it from its sinking victim, lest it be pulled down when its victim sank.

The Athenians were especially known for their diekplus and periplus tactics that disabled enemy ships with speed and ramming techniques. They appear first on stylized images found on Greek pottery and jewelry and on Assyrian reliefs and paintings. Carbon 14 dating of timber remnants date it to between BC and BC. Heavy timbers were shaped and attached to the hull, and then the bronze ram was created to fit around the timbers for added strength. The evidence for this lies in the remnants of timbers found inside the Athlit ram when it was discovered.

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