Port Mahon made but little resistance; so that with this conquest and Gibraltar, the English found themselves able to rule in the Mediterranean, to winter entire fleets there, and to blockade all the ports of Spain upon that sea.
The Emigrants. Who Told ya its Legal to wear a Shirt.
Eric, everything you said here was on the money.
The last essay titled "London" was enjoyable as Hornby compared the London of his youth with the London he currently lives with the London of Charles Dickens's London two hundred years .