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A history of Greek fire and gunpowder

Author: Jonathan R Partington
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First publ. 1960
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No recent book in English (or for that matter in any language) has attempted a concise survey of the subject."-from the Preface

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan R Partington
ISBN: 0801859549 9780801859540
OCLC Number: 918307363
Language Note: In griech. Schr.
Description: XXXIV, 381 Seiten : Illustrationen
Other Titles: Greek fire and gunpowder
Responsibility: J.R. Partington.

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Partington's classic study reappears in this welcome reprint edition enhanced by an informed and useful introduction by Bert Hall. Hall's appreciation of Partington's work explains why we are in his Read more...

 
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