Witness to an Ancient War

Young, Peter A.
September 1988
Archaeology;Sep/Oct88, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p2
Discusses University of Florida historian William M. Murray's study of remnants of a memorial that Octavian had erected to commemorate his naval victory over Antony and Cleopatra in 31 B.C. Analysis of a bronze ram found on the sea floor off Athlit, Israel; Discovery of more than 30 sockets at the site; Reconstruction of the appearance of the monument; Approximation of size of Antony's ships.


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