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Studies in Ancient Technology
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Forbes
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971-06-01 - Publisher: BRILL

Ancient Machine Technology
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Mary B. Woods
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-01 - Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

Machine technology is as old as human society itself. The first humans on Earth used basic machines. They used stone axes to butcher meat. They use levers to pr
Ancient Construction Technology
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Michael Woods
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-01 - Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

Describes the technology used by ancient societies to create such monumental structures as temples, pyramids, walls, arches, and bridges, including the ancient
Ancient Computing Technology
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Michael Woods
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

Describes the mathematical technology used by ancient societies, covering techniques used for counting, measurements, weights, time, and calculations, including
Ancient Warfare Technology
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Michael Woods
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-01 - Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books

Introduces the military tactics of ancient societies, describing the development of weapons, military strategy, defensive walls, seige warfare, guerillas, and w
Ancient Egyptian Technology and Innovation
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Ian Shaw
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-02 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This book examines the fundamental evidence for many different aspects of change and evolution in ancient Egyptian technology. It includes discussion of the wid
Technology of the Ancient Near East
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Jill L. Baker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-10 - Publisher: Routledge

Peoples of the distant past lived comfortably in cities that boasted well-conceived urban planning, monumental architecture, running water, artistic expression,
Ancient Technologies and Archaeological Materials
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Sarah U. Wisseman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-26 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
The Technology of Ancient China
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Jason Greenling
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-15 - Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing, LLC

Many millennia ago, Ancient China was a leader of technological development. It is responsible for producing some of the world’s first paper, as well as the ar
The Technology of Ancient India
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Gina Hagler
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Were smartphones and video games used in the Indus Valley Civilization, the Maurya Empire, and the Gupta Empire? Maybe not, but just because they were ancient p