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A history of engineering and technology : artful methods

Author: Ervan G Garrison
Publisher: Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Presents an history of engineering technology from the Stone Age to the Nuclear Age. This work includes information on materials science and transportation, oceanic, biomedical, and computer  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ervan G Garrison
ISBN: 084939810X 9780849398100
OCLC Number: 38474203
Description: xii, 347 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The earliest builders --
Early empires and the conquest of materials --
Classical antiquity I: the Greeks --
Classical antiquity II: Rome --
the engineering of war and cities --
Ancient power and metallurgy --
Byzantine and Islamic engineering --
picking up the fallen torch --
The Middle Ages --
masters of stone --
The Renaissance --
The 17th and 18th centuries --
the advent of steam and mechanical engineering --
Sanitary and hydraulic engineering --
20th century engineering : part 1 --
20th century engineering : part 2 --
New technology and the future.
Responsibility: Ervan G. Garrison.
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