The Age of the Galley

The Age of the Galley

The Age of the Galley

Over 100 maritime historians and specialists chart the development of the galley from the earliest paleolithic craft to the classical trireme and its Roman and Byzantine successors. Essays are also included on more general aspects such as material resources, battle tactics and exploration.

The Age of the Drom n

The Age of the Drom  n

The Age of the Drom n

This analysis of the ships of the Byzantine navy from the sixth to twelfth centuries is a fascinating, and totally original discussion of the surviving texts which record and report them and the relationship of those texts to the physical reality of the ships themselves.

The Second Punic War

The Second Punic War

The Second Punic War