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The Resource Medieval period and the Renaissance, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]

Medieval period and the Renaissance, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]

Label
Medieval period and the Renaissance
Title
Medieval period and the Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
[edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"While the decline and final fall of the Roman Empire temporarily halted the progress of European science, technology progressed in leaps and bounds, not least in China and the Arab world. Then, beginning in the 14th century in Italy, there was a rebirth, or 'renaissance', of learning." --From the publisher
Member of
Summary
Chronicles the technological advancements around the world during the Middle Ages and Renaissance periods, including the invention of paper, gunpowder, and clocks; castle and siege warfare; and the age of exploration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
353528
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
609/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T18
LC item number
.M43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ryles, Briony
  • Hall, Derek
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Curriculum connections.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Technology
  • Technology
  • Science, Renaissance
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Medieval period and the Renaissance, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chinese science -- Counting and the abacus -- Aqueducts, dams, and flood control -- Early bridges -- Water power -- Arabian science -- Making and using paper -- Viking voyages -- Wind power -- Advances in math -- Castles and bridges -- Magnetic compass -- Clocks and watches -- Guns and gunpowder -- Development of printing -- Voyages of discovery -- Copernicus and the universe -- Potatoes and tobacco -- Sailing ships -- Timelines
Control code
15890761
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781933834849
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009029599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Medieval period and the Renaissance, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chinese science -- Counting and the abacus -- Aqueducts, dams, and flood control -- Early bridges -- Water power -- Arabian science -- Making and using paper -- Viking voyages -- Wind power -- Advances in math -- Castles and bridges -- Magnetic compass -- Clocks and watches -- Guns and gunpowder -- Development of printing -- Voyages of discovery -- Copernicus and the universe -- Potatoes and tobacco -- Sailing ships -- Timelines
Control code
15890761
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781933834849
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009029599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

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      40.829571 -84.925321
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