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How long did wooden sailing ships last?

That would depend on how well they were cared for. Many of the sailing ships from Europe in the 14th through 18th century were damaged or sunk because of accidents, pirates, and wars. When Spanish ships first sailed the waters… Full Answer

Phoenicians were great what?

They were the greatest traders in ancient times. They built good ships, were good sailors and were first to establish colonies along the coasts of the Mediterranean Sea.

Why was Venice built?

Venice was built on big wooden poles. This was done because wood floats. The Italians needed a port further into the ocean, due to some trading ships being attacked by pirates, goods were stolen, and many men were killed. They… Full Answer