Cathedral, Forge, and Waterwheel: Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages (Google eBook)

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HarperCollins, Sep 21, 2010 - History - 368 pages
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An illuminating look at the monumental inventions of the Middle Ages, by the authors of Life in a Medieval Castle.
  

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Review: Cathedral, Forge, and Waterwheel: Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages

User Review  - Michael Kruse - Goodreads

Excellent overview of technological change in Europe, 500-1500 CE Well written with an eye to why the technological changes were significant in Europe's cultural development. Read full review

Review: Cathedral, Forge, and Waterwheel: Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages

User Review  - H. Paul Honsinger - Goodreads

I read this book several years ago, and strongly recommend it to anyone with an interest in either medieval history or the history of technology. The thesis of this well-written book, which draws ... Read full review

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BIBLIOGRAPHY
SEARCHABLE TERMS
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
About the Authors
By Frances and Joseph Gies
Copyright
About the Publisher
Copyright

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Frances and Joseph Gies have been writing books about medieval history for thirty years. Together and separately, they are the authors of more than twenty books, including Life in a Medieval City, Life in a Medieval Castle, Life in a Medieval Village, The Knight in History, and Cathedral, Forge, and Waterwheel. They live near Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Fiances and Joseph Gies have been writing books about medieval history for thirty years. Together and separately, they are the authors of more than twenty books, including Life in a Medieval City, Life in a Medieval Castle, Life in a Medieval Village, The Knight in History, and Cathedral, Forge, and Waterwheel. They live near Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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