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

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Gies and Gies do a great job, once again. This time they present us with the technology of the middle ages and show how it was incorporated into and influential upon the Medieval West. Many a thesis ... Read full review

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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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