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Published: 01 January 2003

142 Pages | 53 b/w photos, 3 maps

ISBN: 9780872291324

Bookseller Code (06)

Technology and Society in the Medieval Centuries

Byzantine, Islam, and the West, 500-1300

Pamela O. Long

Published by the American Historical Association

SHOT Historical Perspectives on Technology

Pamela Long considers the ways in which different medieval cultures, from the Byzantine empire to northern Europe, adopted and transformed technologies according to their own needs. Long introduces readers to recent scholarship and to some of the significant issues in the historiography of medieval technology.