An artist's rendition of a Greek trireme in battle.
An artist's impression of what a Greek trireme warship may have looked like.
Greek Trireme Shipsheds
3D reconstruction of the shipsheds for the Athenian navy at Zea Harbour. Republished with permission from the Zea Harbour...
In the ancient Greek world, warfare was seen as a necessary evil of the human condition. Whether it be small frontier skirmishes...
An artist's impression of what a fleet of Greek warships may have looked like.
The Lenormant Relief (410-400 BCE) which is one of the very rare visual representations from ancient Greece of how the...
Lysander (d. 395 BCE) was a Spartan statesman and general who famously defeated the Athenian navy at the Battle of Aigospotamoi...
The Persian Wars refers to the conflict between Greece and Persia in the 5th century BCE which involved two invasions...
Piraeus (or Peiraieus) was the ancient port of Athens throughout the Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic periods and...
Piraeus & The Long Walls
An illustration of the Long Walls fortifications which connected the city of Athens to its port of Piraeus from the...