A history of engineering in classical and medieval times

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Croom Helm, 1984 - Science - 263 pages
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User Review  - Zanna - Goodreads

I found the early section on water-moving technologies particularly fascinating, and the sections on geniuses from the Islamic world such as the Banu Musa are especially valuable as most often overlooked. A very readable reference text. Read full review

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User Review  - Don Kent - Goodreads

A very studious textbook like review of early technology. I learned a lot but it was a struggle to finish. Read full review

Contents

Irrigation and Water Supply
17
Dams
47
Bridges
61
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