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Ancient machine technology: from wheels to forges

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Twenty-First Century Books,
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Ancient people used bows to drill holes and start fires. the ancient Chinese built a machine to detect earthquakes. the ancient Romans operated a factory for milling grain. Learn how ancient machines set the stage for our own modern machine technology.
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Full title ancient machine technology from wheels to forges
Author woods michael
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Last Update 2018-05-21 23:05:26PM
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series Technology in ancient cultures
series_with_volume Technology in ancient cultures|
subject_facet Wedges -- History -- to 1500, Wheels -- History -- to 1500
title_display Ancient machine technology : from wheels to forges
title_full Ancient machine technology : from wheels to forges / Michael Woods and Mary B. Woods
title_short Ancient machine technology :
title_sub from wheels to forges
topic_facet History, Wedges, Wheels