Pirates in the Ancient Mediterranean
The ancient origins of piracy are still seen clearly in the modern...
In the first half of the first millennium BCE, ancient Greek city-states...
The Phoenicians - Master Mariners
Driven by their desire for trade and the acquisition of such commodities...
Pirates of the Mediterranean
As soon as sea faring vessels made their way through the waters...
Roman Naval Warfare
Military supremacy of the seas could be a crucial factor in the...
The Carthaginians, like their Phoenician forefathers, were highly...
Watching the Great Sea of Beauty: Thinking the Ancient Greek Mediterranean
This is a contribution to be published in a volume entitled...
Greek and Phoenician Colonization
Both the ancient Greeks and Phoenicians extensively colonized vast...
The Ancient Minoans of Crete
The Minoan civilization flourished on the Mediterranean island...
Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus, also known as Pompey or Pompey the Great...
The Minoan civilization flourished in the Middle Bronze...
The Western Mediterranean 264 BCE
Map of the western Mediterranean at the time of the First Punic...