Battle of Cape Ecnomus
Structure of the Fleets
The Carthaginian ships could supposedly hold up to 150,000 men, and were simply arranged into a straight line.
Map of Battle
The Battle Begins
As soon as they felt they were far enough from the Roman fleets, the Carthaginian fleets turned around to continue the battle against their pursuers.
Although they were at an advantage, the Carthaginian fleets faced defeat and retreated.