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Author Woods, Michael, 1946-

Title Ancient machine technology : from wheels to forges / Michael Woods and Mary B. Woods.

Imprint Minneapolis : Twenty-First Century Books, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  621.8 Woods    ---  Available
Description 96 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 24 cm.
Series Technology in ancient cultures
Technology in ancient cultures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 88-93) and index.
Contents Machine basics -- The Ancient Middle East -- Ancient Egypt -- Ancient China -- The Ancient Americas -- Ancient Greece -- Ancient Rome -- After the acients.
Indexed In: Library Media Connection starred, November 2011
Horn Book, October 2011
Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), June 2011
The Science Teacher (N.S.T.A.), September 2011
Summary Describes the different tools and techniques used by ancient cultures and discusses how those ancient machines paved the way for modern machines and practices.
Audience Young Adult Follett School Solutions.
Subject Wedges -- History.
Wheels -- History.
Machinery -- History.
Added Author Woods, Mary B. (Mary Boyle), 1946-
ISBN 9780761365235

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