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Author Woods, Michael, 1946-

Title Ancient machine technology : from wheels to forges / Michael Woods and Mary B. Woods.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, [2011]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Marengo-Union LD Youth Non-Fiction - MRLY-11  YPNF 621.8 WOO    AVAILABLE
 Somonauk PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - SNBB-4  J 621.8093 WOO    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  J 621.8 WOO    AVAILABLE
Description 96 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Technology in ancient cultures
Technology in ancient cultures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-93) and index.
Contents Machine basics -- The ancient Middle East -- Ancient Egypt -- Ancient China -- The ancient Americas -- Ancient Greece -- Ancient Rome.
Summary Traces the history of machine technology from ancient times and discusses the influence of machines in modern times.
Subject Wedges -- History -- To 1500 -- Juvenile literature.
Wheels -- History -- To 1500 -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Woods, Mary B. (Mary Boyle), 1946-
ISBN 9780761365235 library binding alkaline paper
0761365230 library binding alkaline paper

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