Supplementary remarks on the Roman obelisk‐ships

  title={Supplementary remarks on the Roman obelisk‐ships},
  author={Armin Wirsching},
  journal={International Journal of Nautical Archaeology},
  pages={121 - 123}
  • A. Wirsching
  • Published 1 April 2003
  • History
  • International Journal of Nautical Archaeology
The remarks are a supplement to the author's article on the Roman obelisk‐ship in IJNA 29.2, 2000 
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