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The Resource Prehistory and the classical period, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]

Prehistory and the classical period, [edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]

Label
Prehistory and the classical period
Title
Prehistory and the classical period
Statement of responsibility
[edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall]
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles technological advancements around the world from prehistory to the classical age, including the development of the wheel, architectural advancements, artillery warfare, irrigation techniques, and literary achievements
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
609/.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
T16
LC item number
.P74 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ryles, Briony
  • Hall, Derek
Series statement
Curriculum connections.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Technology
  • Science, Ancient
  • Technological innovations
  • Discoveries in science
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Prehistory and the classical period, [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
Early humans -- Making fire -- Origin of cereals -- Development of the wheel -- Domestication of animals -- Writing and numbers -- Agriculture and food -- Ancient medicine -- Building the pyramids -- The first boats -- Using metals -- Calendars -- Weights and measures -- Greek temples and tombs -- Mesoamerican pyramids -- Gears, axles, cams, and cranks -- Archimedes' inventions -- Indian Ganga River technology -- Roman roads and aqueducts -- The Mayan civilization -- Ancient artillery -- Timelines
Control code
15890760
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781933834832
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009029598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
Label
Prehistory and the classical period, [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
Early humans -- Making fire -- Origin of cereals -- Development of the wheel -- Domestication of animals -- Writing and numbers -- Agriculture and food -- Ancient medicine -- Building the pyramids -- The first boats -- Using metals -- Calendars -- Weights and measures -- Greek temples and tombs -- Mesoamerican pyramids -- Gears, axles, cams, and cranks -- Archimedes' inventions -- Indian Ganga River technology -- Roman roads and aqueducts -- The Mayan civilization -- Ancient artillery -- Timelines
Control code
15890760
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781933834832
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009029598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps

Library Locations

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