Politics is nothing. We are free only on the ocean. ~ Renato Beluche
Sunday, April 8, 2012
Seafaring Sunday: On Galilee's Sea
April 8, 1848: A fleet of prefabricated boats, built for the U.S. Navy and intended to explore the Dead Sea, were launched at Tiberias on the Sea of Galilee. The boats had been hauled overland from the Mediterranean by camels.
Header: Christ in the Storm on the Sea of Galilee by Rembrandt