My goods, all but one casket, went down with the quinquereme.
No change was made, therefore, in the handling of the quinquereme.
They themselves must die, but it was their duty to prevent the departure from the quinquereme of any prisoners.
A hundred more were hurled from The Sword at the Romans on the decks of the quinquereme.
The Sword was not receding, but her rowers were pulling easily as Wulf the Skater steered her around and past the quinquereme.
On the stern of the quinquereme stood three men who were not in armor.
We hear then of their copying a quinquereme which had fallen into their hands by accident.
The quinquereme was settling in the water and her crew could cast spears no more.
As the lightning from a clear sky, so was the deathblow given to the pride and strength of the quinquereme.
A trireme may be said to have had one hundred and seventy oars, a quinquereme three hundred, and even four hundred.