What is at sea?

Some articles on sea, at sea:

Amber Road
... centuries the road led from Europe to Asia and back, and from northern Africa to the Baltic Sea ... amber was transported from the North Sea and Baltic Sea coasts overland by way of the Vistula and Dnieper rivers to Italy, Greece, the Black Sea, and Egypt thousands of years ago, and long after ... Czech Republic and Slovakia) to the head of the Adriatic Sea (modern Gulf of Venice) ...
George Anson's Voyage Around The World - At Sea
... After taking three days at sea to transfer supplies, the Industry turned back on 20 November ... After two months at sea, this disease and dysentery raced through the crews ... provisions, Pizarro immediately put to sea sailing south to get around Cape Horn before the British ...
Crete - Physical Geography
... island in Greece and the second largest in the eastern Mediterranean Sea (after Cyprus) ... It is located in the southern part of the Aegean Sea separating the Aegean from the Libyan Sea ...
Maritime Archaeology - Integrating Land and Sea
... a result, marine channels, navigable rivers and sea crossings formed the trade routes of historic and ancient civilisations ... For example, the Mediterranean Sea was known to the Romans as the inner sea because the Roman empire spread around its coasts ... Wars were fought at sea over the control of important resources ...

More definitions of "at sea":

  • (adj): Traveling by boat or ship.
    Synonyms: sailing

Famous quotes containing the word sea:

    They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters, these see the works of the Lord and his wonders in the deep.
    Bible: Hebrew Psalms 107:23-24.

    In the midst of this chopping sea of civilized life, such are the clouds and storms and quicksands and thousand-and-one items to be allowed for, that a man has to live, if he would not founder and go to the bottom and not make his port at all, by dead reckoning, and he must be a great calculator indeed who succeeds.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)