A History of Technology: From early times to fall of ancient empires

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Charles Singer, Eric John Holmyard, Trevor Illtyd Williams, A. Rupert Hall
Clarendon Press, 1954 - Civilization - 884 pages
The development of technology and the inventions that have marked the progress of civilization from the earliest times to 1950 are described and examined in light of social, economic, and political trends

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Contents

LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS TABLES AND MAPS
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FIREMAKING FUEL AND LIGHTING by H S HARRISON 216
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METAL IMPLEMENTS AND WEAPONS by H H COGHLAN Curator
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