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From the logistical and spatial perspectives, each of these triremes could carry around 200 men, with a vast majority of them being rowers.Battle of Marathon: The Decisive Clash That Saved Ancient Greece|Dattatreya Mandal|September 11, 2022|Realm of History
The era when trireme supremacy meant regional hegemony came to an end not long after that.
Of the Rhodian fleet two quinqueremes and a trireme were destroyed, but no ship was taken.
The arrival of this trireme was thus of very essential service to the Greeks.Xerxes|Jacob Abbott
He describes the sword as like the beak of the ship known as the trireme, which was rowed with three banks of oars.Tales of Fishes|Zane Grey
It has been like a splendid and richly-dressed trireme sailing, plague-stricken, into a harbor full of ships and boats.Serapis, Complete|Georg Ebers
And there, in the soft embracement of the bay, a bird with folded wings asleep—the trireme!The Prince of India, Volume I|Lew. Wallace