Ancient construction technology: from pyramids to fortresses

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Twenty-First Century Books,
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c2011.
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English
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The ancient Maya built magnificent pyramid-temples. Ancient Chinese builders created central home heating systems. One ancient Greek monument was taller than a ten-story building. Learn how ancient construction set the stage for our own modern building technology.
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