Ancient Discoveries

Season 1 Episode 5

Ships

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Aired Unknown Aug 21, 2005 on The History Channel
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This episode discusses large Roman vessels that were salvaged from Lake Nemi in the 1930s.

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      • Narrator: Ships from the ancient classical world were very simple compared to the sophisticated vessels we have today. Or so we might think. Yet two huge pleasure ships built for the mad Roman Emperor Caligula changed historians' views of the ancients. It took a Fascist dictator to reveal the secrets which had been lost for almost 2,000 years. These were the Titanics of the ancient world.

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