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This outfit had been established, Bascom wrote, “to develop scientific means of determining the characteristics of beaches and of the waves that would make it difficult for landing craft to approach enemy-held beaches.”Ocean Lovers, This Little-Known Book from the Sixties Is Required Reading|jversteegh|October 25, 2021|Outside Online
When the women climbed aboard his 32-foot aluminum landing craft and took seats in the windy darkness, Jackson said, he noticed that the woman in the middle, Candace Kreger, was clutching a bright blue cooler.
The precision it took to craft such a cohesive, wholly compelling work over 12 years is nothing short of remarkable.Oscars 2015: The Daily Beast’s Picks, From Scarlett Johansson to ‘Boyhood’|Marlow Stern|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The Lion Air captain had left his rookie copilot to make the landing until he realized he was in trouble.Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501|Clive Irving|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Pages from the Quran fluttered in the air before landing gently on the rubble.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Pan Am was granted landing rights at Camp Colombia, an army base near Havana.Goodbye, Bahamas. Hello, Havana!|Clive Irving|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Carolyn had her own customers, mostly art and craft mavens like Blanchette Rockefeller.The Bookstore That Bewitched Mick Jagger, John Lennon, and Greta Garbo|Felice Picano|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1634 he also prohibited the landing of tobacco any where except at the quay near the custom house in London.
I've been sailing one way for ever so long, because I don't know how to turn around; but there's a landing-place just ahead.Davy and The Goblin|Charles E. Carryl
There were machine guns here which wiped out the landing parties whenever they tried to get ashore North of the present line.
A full General landing to inspect overseas is entitled to a salute of 17 guns—well, I got my dues.
Nevertheless, both our arrival that evening and our landing the next morning were very quiet and peaceful.