4 edition of Handbook of ancient water technology found in the catalog.
Handbook of ancient water technology
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||edited by Örjan Wikander.|
|Series||Technology and change in history -- v. 2|
|LC Classifications||TC16 .H36 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 741 p. :|
|Number of Pages||741|
The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations. The Oxford Handbook of Engineering and Technology in the Classical World (Oxford Handbooks) (Book) Title. The Oxford Handbook of Engineering and Technology in the Classical World (Oxford Handbooks) Author. Oleson, J P ‘Water-lifting’ in Ö Wikander, (ed.), Handbook of Ancient Water Technology (Technology and Change in History 2). Leiden, Boston, Köln: –32 Parsons, A W ‘ A Roman water-mill in the Athenian Agora ’ Hesperia 5: 70 – 90Cited by: 7.
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A magisterial new handbook replaces the discussion of water technology in antiquity in R.J. Forbes Studies in Ancient Technology and the first two volumes of A History of Technology, edited by Charles Singer et al.
It surveys water use and water technology in an area from Mesopotamia to the Atlantic Ocean, from the beginning of the Neolithic period up to ca. A.D.based on the archaeological and 1/5(1). Handbook of Ancient Water Technology.
Handbook of Ancient Water Technology. Synopsis. A magisterial new handbook replaces the discussion of water technology in antiquity in R. Forbes Studies in Ancient Technology and the first two volumes of A History of Technology.
Description. A magisterial handbook on water use and water technology in an area from Mesopotamia to the Atlantic Ocean, from the beginning of the Neolithic period up to ca. A.D. Based on the archaeological and written evidence, it discusses the socio-economic background, irrigation and drainage, water 4/5(1).
Handbook of ancient water technology. [Örjan Wikander;] -- "A new handbook replaces the discussion of water technology in antiquity in R.J. Forbes Studies in Ancient Technology and the first two volumes of A History of Technology, edited by Charles Singer et. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Based on archaeological and written evidence, this volume presents a study of water use and water technology in an area from Mesopotamia to the Atlantic Ocean, from the beginning of the Neolithic period up to c.
AD Handbook of ancient water technology. Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston, Mass. Written in EnglishPages: 3. Industrial Applications of Water-Power / Orjan Wikander. Water as an Aesthetic and Recreational Element. Fountains and Nymphaea / Franz Glaser. Water Landscaping / Franz Glaser.
The Water Management of Greek and Roman Baths / Hubertus Manderscheid ; VII. Water Legislation in the Ancient World (c.
B.C.-c. A.D. This fascinating book, which sets out many of the ingenious methods by which ancient societies gathered, transported and stored water, is a timely publication as overextraction and profligacy threaten the existence of aquifers and watercourses that have supplied our needs for millennia.
Ancient Water Technologies. Mays. Springer Science & Business Media, - Technology & Engineering - pages. 0 Reviews. There is no more fundamental resource than water.
The basis of all life, water is fast becoming a key issue in. This book is authored mainly by engineers having interests in hydraulics, hydrology, fluid mechanics, and water resources engineering with passions for understanding ancient water technologies. Co-authors also include archaeologists, architects, and a geologist with the same passion.
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