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A History of Engineering in Classical and Medieval Times by Donald Hill - Paperback - 3rd Edition - 1998 - from powellbooks of Ilminster Somerset uk. and Biblio.co.uk

A History of Engineering in Classical and Medieval Times

by Donald Hill

Condition: Very Good/Pictorial soft covers


UK: Routledge, 1998. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. This is a knowledgeable account of the wonderful triumphs and the limitations of ancient and medieval engineering. the author systematically describes what is known about the evolution of irrigation works, dams, bridges, roads, building construction, water and wind power, automata, and clocks, placing them in their social, geographical, and intellectual contexts. A good, clean copy..


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