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

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Harper Collins, 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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I truly enjoyed reading Frances and Joseph Gies’ Cathedral, Forge and Waterwheel: Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages. When I first picked the book up I was primarily interested in learning ... Read full review

CATHEDRAL, FORGE, AND WATERWHEEL: Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages

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In their latest medieval study, the Gieses (Life in a Medieval Village, 1990, etc.) explode the myth that the Middle Ages were unconcerned with the empirical and demonstrate that the Renaissance ... Read full review

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NOTES
BIBLIOGRAPHY
SEARCHABLE TERMS
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
About the Authors
By Frances and Joseph Gies
Copyright
About the Publisher
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Frances (1915–2013) and Joseph (1916–2006) Gies were the world’s bestselling historians of medieval Europe. Together and separately, they wrote more than twenty books, which col-lectively have sold more than a million copies. They lived in Michigan.

Frances (1915–2013) and Joseph (1916–2006) Gies were the world’s bestselling historians of medieval Europe. Together and separately, they wrote more than twenty books, which col-lectively have sold more than a million copies. They lived in Michigan.

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