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Mediterranean Style Canvas Art

'Mediterranean Deployment: "USS Ontario" leading Decatur's squadron, 1815'--The United States sent a 10-ship squadron under Lieutenant Decatur to combat repeated attacks by Barbary pirates off the coast of Tripoli.


I can see using shells instead of stones. Abstract Ocean Beach Heart Stones Art. Lovely way to express your feelings for the sea. With heart shaped beach stones! This abstract ocean canvas measures 8 x 8 inches. It's small in size but big in style, with beach heart stones hand picked along the shores by the Mediterranean Sea in Israel.

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Creative Cartography: 7 Magnificent Books on Maps

Creative Cartography: 7 Must-Read Books about Maps | Brain Pickings. 'Maps of the Imagination' is a genre-defying gem that straddles art book, writer’s manual and cultural critique