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The Trireme Warships of Themistocles
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Themistocles, Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

Trireme Ships: The Fleet of Athens, Ancient Athens

Thus then did they fight as it were a flaming fire. Meanwhile the fleet runner Antilochus, who had been sent as messenger, reached Achilles, and found him sitting by his tall ships and boding that which was indeed too surely true.
Homer, The Iliad

Here the hero came
With the head
That shocked a royal house, turning
King and all into stone:
It was long long ago, if
Time means anything;
Long, long ago.
Pindar, The Hyperboreans From Pythian X

Epic Ancient Greek Music, Aima

Pirates Of The Caribbean ‐ Live In Prague, Hans Zimmer

Benedictus, Karl Jenkins

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::tigger3
10/23/21 7:45 PM GMT
John, you never cease to amaze me with your superb creations, this is something else, excellent. tigs=^..^=
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::corngrowth
10/24/21 9:28 AM GMT
Excellent artistic impression of the Athens naval power in the Mediterranean about 500 BC, John!
Thanks for this wonderful render, the very interesting two links, the quote and poem, and the music links. A very tasty four course dinner, if you know what I mean, 😁 !
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::trixxie17
10/24/21 2:26 PM GMT
Such an extraordinary render John - just amazing!
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::Nikoneer
10/26/21 2:59 PM GMT
Having read several Steven Pressfield books, about the Roman Empire, the battle of Thermopylae, and the Golden Age of Greece, in which these ships played a definite part, I find your image and its title to be right on the money. An immediate save and fave for me.

-nik
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