Model of a Greek Trireme. Displayed at Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany.
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...
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...
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...
Roman Naval Warfare
Military supremacy of the seas could be a crucial factor in the success of any land campaign, and the Romans well knew...