The fate of nations and empires have depended upon control of the high seas throughout civilization. From well-populated coastlines to the most remote ocean depths, sunken vessels lie dormant in a vast watery graveyard, serving as a reminder of the countless battles waged.
Here’s a rundown of some largest and most decisive naval battles that not only changed the tides of war but altered the course of world history.
This is an encore of one of our previous lists, as presented by our YouTube host Simon Whistler. Read the full list!