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Gimpel, Jean

Overview
Works: 54 works in 426 publications in 12 languages and 6,194 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor, Honoree, Dedicatee
Classifications: HC41, 330.902
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jean Gimpel
The medieval machine : the industrial revolution of the Middle Ages by Jean Gimpel( Book )

72 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 1,827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The energy resources of Europe and their development -- The agricultural revolution -- Mining the mineral wealth of Europe -- Environment and pollution -- labor conditions in three medieval industries -- Villard de Honnecourt : architect and engineer -- The mechanical clock : the key machine -- Reason, mathematics, and experimental science -- The end of an era
The cathedral builders by Jean Gimpel( Book )

40 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This elegantly illustrated, finely detailed account of how the magnificent Gothic cathedrals were erected also provides illuminating information on medieval society and the financial, political and spiritual roles of the men who inspired these splendid buildings. 94 photographs
Les bâtisseurs de cathédrales by Jean Gimpel( Book )

109 editions published between 1958 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cette synthèse historique décrit l'organisation sociale complexe qui a rendu possible l'édification des cathédrales médiévales, la vie des chantiers, la compétence particulière des architectes, sculpteurs, maçons, ingénieurs et techniciens qui ont oeuvré à leur réalisation. Une copieuse collection d'iconographies anciennes permet de se faire une idée de l'univers concret des bâtisseurs
The cult of art; against art and artists by Jean Gimpel( Book )

34 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Révolution industrielle du Moyen âge by Jean Gimpel( Book )

35 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

REVOLUTION INDUSTRIELLE, moyen âge, ECONOMIE, moyen âge
The cathedral builders by Jean Gimpel( Book )

9 editions published in 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of the future : the waning of the high-tech world by Jean Gimpel( Book )

12 editions published in 1995 in English and Danish and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Villard's legacy : studies in medieval technology, science, and art in memory of Jean Gimpel by Marie-Thérèse Zenner( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Moyen Age pour quoi faire? by Régine Pernoud( Book )

11 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggests how agricultural techniques of the Middle Ages can be adapted by Third World countries to improve production
La fin de l'avenir : la technologie et le déclin de l'Occident by Jean Gimpel( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'engouement de la société actuelle pour des techniques anciennes (le train et les tramways, la céramique et la brique, etc.), qui donnent un second souffle à nos industries, marque un tournant décisif pour l'Occident. Une analyse lucide, "nourrie d'exemples détaillés empruntés à tous les domaines de la technique."
Die industrielle Revolution des Mittelalters by Jean Gimpel( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in German and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Against art and artists by Jean Gimpel( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ultime rapport sur le declin de l'Occident by Jean Gimpel( Book )

7 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contra el arte y los artistas : o el nacimiento de una religión by Jean Gimpel( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1991 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La revolución industrial en la Edad Media by Jean Gimpel( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Ende der Zukunft : der technologische Niedergang des Westens by Jean Gimpel( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

End of the Future : Technological Decline and the Crisis in the Western World by Jean Gimpel( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los constructores de catedrales by Jean Gimpel( )

2 editions published in 1971 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the Ecological Society of America (ESA), a nonprofit organization of scientists that stimulates ecological research and promotes the responsible application of ecological knowledge to public issues. Posts contact information for the headquarters in Washington, D.C., via street address, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail. Describes the ESA's publications and public affairs activities. Lists staff members and describes the ESA's governance. Includes membership information and a description of the Sustainable Biosphere Initiative (SBI) Project. Provides information on ESA meetings and publications. Links to ESA sections, chapters, and committees, as well as to U.S. government sites and other ecological organizations
Chūsei no sangyō kakumei by Jean Gimpel( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revolução industrial da idade média by Jean Gimpel( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The medieval machine : the industrial revolution of the Middle Ages
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The cathedral buildersThe end of the future : the waning of the high-tech worldVillard's legacy : studies in medieval technology, science, and art in memory of Jean GimpelContra el arte y los artistas : o el nacimiento de una religión
Alternative Names
Gimpel, Jean 1918-

Jean Gimpel

Jean Gimpel Frans mediëvist (1918-1996)

Jean Gimpel französischer Historiker

Jean Gimpel historian

Jean Gimpel historien français

Jean Gimpel storico francese

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