chapter  4
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Shipping

FoREIGNtradersintheErythraeanSea-GreeksandEgyptiansdoubtlessused,intheIstcenturyA.D.,Egyptianships,and Greek-ownedshipsofMediterraneantypetnayhavesailed frotnMuosHorn1osandLcukeKomc.;thoughonthisthe bookgivesnoinformation.Fig.6showsatypicalEgyptian shipofthekindusedforthevoyagetoPunt.Merchantships hadnohold,andtheloadwaspiledondeck.1