Talks and Presentations related to Sailing School
Upcoming Events
  • The Netherlands, July 2019
  • Toronto, Sept. 2019
  • Oxford April 2020
More information coming soon…

Previous Presentations
  • “Sailing School, 1790: Lieutenant Riou Navigates Science and Skill.”  Baltimore, MD
  • “Lieutenant Riou saves the ‘Guardian’: Navigating Theory and Experience on the High Seas.” Berlin, Germany
  •  “Hands-On theory at the Royal Mathematical School – Deptford, 1683.Wolfenbüttel, Germany 

Listen Online
Margaret chats with historian of exploration Michael Robinson on the Time to Eat the Dogs podcast:
“The Navigator in the Early Modern World”   Follow Capt. Edward Riou on his ill-fated voyage in the southern Indian Ocean in 1790….

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