Greek experts find Roman shipwrecks n...

Greek experts find Roman shipwrecks nearly a mile deep

There are 1 comment on the The Times-Picayune story from Jun 2, 2012, titled Greek experts find Roman shipwrecks nearly a mile deep. In it, The Times-Picayune reports that:

Two Roman-era shipwrecks have been found in deep water off a western Greek island, challenging the conventional theory that ancient shipmasters stuck to coastal routes rather than risking the open sea, an official said Tuesday.

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Kathryn Wyant

Fargo, ND

#1 Jun 2, 2012
The theory is neither proved nor disproved by the evidence. Storms can blow ships miles off course and therefore must be a condition taken into account when analysing such wrecks.

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