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The Resource Technology and society in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds, Tracey E. Rihll

Technology and society in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds, Tracey E. Rihll

Label
Technology and society in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds
Title
Technology and society in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds
Statement of responsibility
Tracey E. Rihll
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rihll, T. E.
Dewey number
609.37
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
T16
LC item number
.R55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Historical perspectives on technology, society, and culture
Series volume
10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Technology
  • Greece
  • Rome
  • Civilization
  • Technology
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Antike
  • Gesellschaft
  • Technologie
Label
Technology and society in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds, Tracey E. Rihll
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 73-92)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: technology and the ancient world -- Culturally critical domains of technology -- Well-developed technologies -- The ancient Greek and Roman worlds -- The significance of ancient technology -- The mechanisms of ancient economic productivity and growth -- Improved technologies -- Diffusion of technologies -- The use of slaves -- The vitality and importance of ancient technologies -- The production, preservation, and distribution of food -- Animals for food and other uses -- Food preservation -- Transport of grains and other foods -- Grain mills and flour -- Wine production and consumption -- Olives and olive oil -- The collection and distribution of water -- Water collection -- Aqueducts -- Water-lifting machines -- Frontinus, curator aquarum -- Public and private building -- Fortifications and walls -- Housing -- Construction materials and technologies -- The Roman villa and workshop -- Public buildings and construction -- Textiles -- Manufacture -- Ordinary and special cloths -- Mining and metallurgy -- Iron production -- Metallurgical procedures and processes -- The iberian peninsula -- Coinage and money -- Conclusion
Control code
826860915
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 92 pages
Isbn
9780872292017
Lccn
2013004343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)826860915
Label
Technology and society in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds, Tracey E. Rihll
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 73-92)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: technology and the ancient world -- Culturally critical domains of technology -- Well-developed technologies -- The ancient Greek and Roman worlds -- The significance of ancient technology -- The mechanisms of ancient economic productivity and growth -- Improved technologies -- Diffusion of technologies -- The use of slaves -- The vitality and importance of ancient technologies -- The production, preservation, and distribution of food -- Animals for food and other uses -- Food preservation -- Transport of grains and other foods -- Grain mills and flour -- Wine production and consumption -- Olives and olive oil -- The collection and distribution of water -- Water collection -- Aqueducts -- Water-lifting machines -- Frontinus, curator aquarum -- Public and private building -- Fortifications and walls -- Housing -- Construction materials and technologies -- The Roman villa and workshop -- Public buildings and construction -- Textiles -- Manufacture -- Ordinary and special cloths -- Mining and metallurgy -- Iron production -- Metallurgical procedures and processes -- The iberian peninsula -- Coinage and money -- Conclusion
Control code
826860915
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 92 pages
Isbn
9780872292017
Lccn
2013004343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)826860915

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