Alexspeed - I'm sorry about the tardiness in this post
Calza - Iceland Does start with Freedom of Trade. The mian reason it doesn't mkae money is that noone lives there. You'll see my income increases as my population increases.
olvirki - I do intend to get Steamers, but my tech situation has been fairly striaghtdorward to what I need to be doing. Other techs to use if you were playing Iceland without colonizing would be the refregerator tech.
badger_ken Thanks, you'll love the endless writing in the next post.