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Published: 07 February 2008

896 Pages | 60 halftones


ISBN: 9780195187311

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The Oxford Handbook of Engineering and Technology in the Classical World

John Peter Oleson

Oxford Handbooks

  • Discusses a wide spectrum of technologies, from textiles amd mining to warfare and timekeeping
  • Stimulates progress in the history of ancient technology
  • Comprehensive survey of technology in Greek and Roman cultures from ca. 800 B.C. through ca. A.D. 500