Ancient navies and vessels jump to navigation jump to search the roman navy prior to the punic wars the roman classis or fleet was limited to minor coastal operations and support for trade the romans concentrated on land based operations until this . Get this from a library the navies of rome michael pitassi this publication represents the first true examination of the roman navy as an independent arm of the military though many may perceive the roman empire as a primarily land based organisation an . The navies of rome has 14 ratings and 3 reviews cat said this book is one of the sources that gave me the inspiration and impetus to work on the thesis. Rome had employed naval vessels from the early republic in the 4th century bce especially in response to the threat from pirates in the tyrrhenian sea but it was in 260 bce that they built in a mere 60 days their first significant navy
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