pt. 1. The 1992 and 1994 sea trials and other excursions -- pt. 2. Proposals for a revised design -- pt. 3. Critiques of Olympias : for and against -- pt. 4. The operation and performance of ancient triremes -- pt. 5. Aspects of trireme construction and maintenance -- pt. 6. Recent research.
"This is the final publication of the Olympias project, which saw the building of a 170-oared Athenian trireme of the fourth century BC and its operation in five series of sea-trials. The first three sea-trials have already been published in separate volumes. The rest of the volume is devoted to papers presenting more recent research on the trireme"--Provided by publisher.