The fleet of merchant ships was as busy as Rome readying for war.
The English were informed of the Spanish movements and quickly assembled a fleet of mostly merchant ships.
It is the perfect watch for a well-honed style merchant on sinister covert missions.
When he sails, he normally sails as a merchant sailor, because he is paid and has no responsibility.
The revolution he envisioned would be accomplished through the cooperation of lower ranking samurai and men from the peasant and merchant classes.
When Norwood, a prosperous bond merchant , built the house, Fourteenth Street was at the northernmost edge of development on Manhattan Island.
Most of the pirates were on the merchant ship, and the good merchant sailors were greatly outnumbered.
Nearly 3,000 British sailors and merchant seamen lost their lives on the convoys.
The expansion of the merchant classes was already a feature of life in the 15th century, and by the 16th it had become a phenomenon.
During those years, she had seen many wounded naval officers and merchant sailors.