What is the History of sea transport?

The history of sea transport is also known as maritime history. It includes the Ages of Navigation, Discovery, Sailing, and Steam before more modern advancements after the start of the 20th Century.

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What was an ancient roman vehicle called?

Roman vehicles were called carriages, wagons, carrying chairs, litters and chariots. Chariots were strictly used in racing.

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What did people travel by 100 years ago?

Since it would be 1911 and, if my history is correct, the car was invented then. But only a few people who could afford one. People did more walking and more of them lived where they could walk to work. Horse drawn vehicles and horseback was the main way to travel short distances that were too fa...

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Who created the first wheeled vehicles?

The first people in the world to use wheeled vehicles were the Sumerians. They were used for trade, which was central to Mesopotamian life.

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How big are steam boats?

I have seen model steamboats that sit on top of my desk (about 12" long) and I have sailed on steamships that are 1000 feet long.

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How did people live 100 years ago?

Probably with a lot less stress than we have now.

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When was the first wheel made?

The wheel dates from about the time of the first writing. We're talking about something on the order of six thousand years ago (the 4th millennium BC). The wheel (and axle) is a simple machine, and man probably came up with it early on in his use of machines. Additionally, it is unclear where the...

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Cars on the road 100 years ago?

Interestingly, the first successful electric car was made in the 1890s.

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Does the caravan come originally come from Persia?

Some are imported but most are from UK. The Americans like their RVs however

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What happen to the steam boats?

they are outdated and not used anymore

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Why does your car seem to have difficulty accellerating and vibrates after brake has been held down fir an extended period of time?

because the brake caliper is sticking or rear brakes are sticking

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What was emperor augustuses wife called?

If you are speaking of Gaius Octavius Thurinus, the adopted son of Julius Ceasar, then his first wifes name was Clodia Pulchra, whom he divorced. His second wifes name was Scribonia, daughter of Lucius Scribonius Libo. Scribonia bore Octavian's only natural daughter, Julia, who was born the same ...

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