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Maritime Service, sailing on Liberty ships to Europe and in the Pacific as a radio operator after attending the U. After the war, he served in the infantry as a high-speed radio operator. Tom Lyon worked at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for 27 years, many of them in Marine Operations as a radio officer aboard various Institution research vessels. In he moved to the Research Vessel Chain, working as a relief radio operator on the ship until and later as a relief radio officer aboard Research Vessel Knorr from to During this same time period, from to , he worked ashore as a lab assistant and later research assistant in electronics for Doug Webb in the Ocean Engineering Department. Tom Lyon left the Institution in and worked as a radio electronics officer aboard oil tankers for Sun Oil Co, briefly serving again on the Knorr in He left the Institution permanently that year, retired, and moved to Waterford, Vermont, where he resided until his death. Lyon; a son, Ben Lyon; and two grandsons.

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For centuries, tidal currents had made ocean travel particularly difficult and risky for the ships that were then available, and as such there had been very little, if any, maritime contact between the peoples living in these continents. Between and , approximately , sailors engaged in the slave trade visited West Africa. In particular, European traders wanted to trade for gold , which could be found in western Africa, and also to find a maritime route to “the Indies” India , where they could trade for luxury goods such as spices without having to obtain these items from Middle Eastern Islamic traders.

This diversity led Thornton to describe the initial “exploration of the Atlantic” as “a truly international exercise, even if many of the dramatic discoveries were made under the sponsorship of the Iberian monarchs”. That leadership later gave rise to the myth that “the Iberians were the sole leaders of the exploration”. Slavery in Africa Group of men, children, and women being taken to a slave market Slavery was prevalent in many parts of Africa [15] for many centuries before the beginning of the Atlantic slave trade.

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This FAQ is empty. Add the first question. User Reviews Season 2: On one hand one can bemoan the lack of originality and point out how easy it is to change some details and copy the rest rather than making something truly memorable like The Wire but then on the other hand how hard must it be to make this formula feel fresh. It doesn’t happen very often but a few times we have been watching one of these shows and the case has rung bells making me think we’ve seen this episode before, only to realise that it was another show in this case an episode of Lie to Me which also featured an apparent suicide in the valley below a bridge.

I use the word “fresh” for a reason because shows like this need to at least feel new and vibrant to counteract the constant risk that it will hit as overly familiar. The Mentalist is pretty good at this and it is perhaps the reason it has been successful. The comic edge to it adds to the fresh and entertaining feel but this is a show that lives on the surface and this is demonstrated by season 2. All shows will develop and it is telling how they choose to do it. OK they are comedy genre examples but both Curb Your Enthusiasm and Always Sunny in Philadelphia failed to really inspire me in their first seasons but yet in both cases the second seasons showed everything suddenly falling into places with the rough edges gone and massive jumps in writing.

Seinfeld did the same albeit it was season 4 that just seemed to do no wrong. With The Mentalist though season 2 feels like business as normal in almost every regard. The only real discernible “improvements” have been in the cooler title sequence and that several of the cast have made a bit more effort put into their appearance in regards hair and make-up.

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