Author Results for Derek Irwin

Note: Cooking aboard Merchant Ships in the Classical World

By Derek Irwin

This detailed account of cooking facilities used aboard merchant ships in the classical world  uses archeological as well as literary evidence to support the argument that food was both carried and prepared on board during overnight passages in the Mediterranean. Read More

Filed under: Popular Topics | Antiquity | Mediterranean
Subjects include: Archaeology | Manpower & Life at Sea

Note: Sailing with Arms in the Classical World

By Derek Irwin

Artefacts recovered from shipwrecks in the Classical world have enhanced understanding of trade in the ancient world. Read More

Filed under: Antiquity | Mediterranean
Subjects include: Archaeology | Merchant Marines | Weapons