The Athenian Trireme: The History and Reconstruction of an Ancient Greek Warship / Edition 2

The Athenian Trireme: The History and Reconstruction of an Ancient Greek Warship / Edition 2

by J. S. Morrison, J. F. Coates, N. B. Rankov
     
 

Second edition of the technical and historical background to the reconstruction of a Greek warship.See more details below

Overview

Second edition of the technical and historical background to the reconstruction of a Greek warship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521564564
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2007
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Questions and answers; 2. Evolution and supersession of the trieres; 3. The Salamis campaign; 4. Sybota and the gulf of Corinth; 5. Cynossema, Cyzicus and Arginusae; 6. Naval movements; 7. The men; 8. The ships I; 9. The ships II; 10. The materials; 11. The reconstruction: fundamentals of design; 12. The reconstruction: main features; 13. The Athenian trireme reconstructed: sea trials of Olympias; Appendix I: Fast triereis; Appendix II: The Lenormant relief in projection.

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