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The ancient mariners : seafarers and sea fighters of the Mediterranean in ancient times

Author: Lionel Casson
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Naval history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Casson, Lionel, 1914-2009.
Ancient mariners.
New York, Macmillan, 1959
(OCoLC)562127485
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lionel Casson
OCLC Number: 392365
Description: 286 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Down to the sea in ships --
International trade begins --
War on the sea --
Raiders and traders --
The dawn of maritime exploration --
Westward Ho! --
The wooden walls --
The merchants of Athens --
Beyond the pillars of Hercules --
The Age of Titans --
Landlubbers to sea lords --
East meets west --
Sea digging --
The pirates of Cilicia --
Rome rules the waves --
All routes lead to Rome --
An end and a beginning.
Responsibility: Lionel Casson.

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