Friday, March 27, 2009

A Brief History of Living Room Furniture in Naval Warfare

From a piece by Colin Thubron on the 16th century Battle of Lepanto in the New York Review of Books: “Yet the Ottomans were uneasy on the sea.”

And the daybeds refused to leave the shore at all.


  1. Who can blame them? They aren't known for their buoyancy. Sidenote: I once watched a bean bag chair try to cross the Thames. Not pretty.

  2. Nice blog…. It isn't easy to choosing that perfect Living Room Furniture. It needs to be ergonomically viable and superior when it comes to comfort.