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Has there been a naval battle where a boarding attempt backfired?

Has there been a naval battle where a boarding attempt backfired?

In the War of 1812 battle between the USS Chesapeake and HMS Shannon, the Shannon outgunned the Chesapeake decisively, then closed to board the enemy ship. Hand-to-hand fighting ensued before the USS

Bixby Medical Center

Bixby Medical Center

Bixby Medical Center is an acute care hospital in Adrian, Michigan. A member of ProMedica Health System, the 142-bed medical facility proudly serves the community with a three-fold mission - prevention, education, and superior care.For more than 88 years, Bixby Medical Center has been providing compassionate inpatient and outpatient services.

Sebastiao Salgado

Sebastiao Salgado

Biography of Sebastiao Salgado

List of most populous city in each U.S. state in 1950

List of most populous city in each U.S. state in 1950

[I have cross-posted this question on the opendata.stackexchange (see here) but would like to benefit from your expertise as historians as well.] I am looking for a list with the most populous cit…

U.S. Population, 1790-2000: Always Growing

U.S. Population, 1790-2000: Always Growing

The population of the colonies that later became the United States increased steadily in the decades prior to, and including, the American revolution. The tendency in agricultural economies for early marriage and large numbers of children resulted in regular population growth during the decades preceding 1830, with only a small contribution from immigration.

Zambia Population - History

Zambia Population - History

ZAMBIAZambia& 39;s population comprises more than 70 Bantu-speaking tribes. Some tribes are small, and only two have enough people to constitute at least 10 of the population. Most Zambians are subsistence farmers. The predominant religion is a blend of traditional beliefs and Christianity.Expatriates, mostly British (about 15,000) or South African, live mainly in Lusaka and in the copperbelt in northern Zambia, where they are employed in mines and related activities.