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Technology of the medieval and early modern worlds
While the medieval period is often written off as a backward and benighted era, it was, in fact, marked by advances in wind and water power, agriculture, navigation, timekeeping, and military technology. The invention of the printing press near the end of the Middle Ages ushered in the early modern period. The achievements of this era in particular the fabrication of scientific instruments, the development of commerce, rising urbanization, and the invention of the steam engine laid the groundwork for the Industrial Revolution. Readers will be engrossed by this information-packed title and come away with a real understanding of how technology develops over time, building, by fits and spurts, on the technology already in use. Bibliography, Detailed Table of Contents, For Further Information Section, Glossary, Index, Sidebars, Web Sites, Full-color photographs.
|Statement||edited by Emily Sebastian|
|Series||The history of technology, History of technology|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||112|
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Technology of the Medieval and Early Modern Worlds (The History of Technology)Price: $ Technology of the Medieval and Early Modern Worlds The History of Technology While the medieval period is often written off as a backward and benighted era, it was, in fact, marked by advances in wind and water power, agriculture, navigation, timekeeping, and military technology.
Technology of the medieval and early modern worlds. [Emily Sebastian;] -- While the medieval period is often written off as a backward and benighted era, it was, in fact, marked by advances in wind and water power, agriculture, navigation, timekeeping, and military.
Technology of the Medieval and Early Modern Worlds - Encyclopedia Britannica. Encyclopedia Britannica, While the medieval period is often written off as a backward and benighted era, it was, in fact, marked by advances in wind and water power, agriculture, navigation, timekeeping, and military technology.
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Decem This volume seeks to increase understanding of the origins, ideology, implementation, impact, and historiography of religion and conflict in. Medieval technology is the technology used in medieval Europe under Christian rule. After the Renaissance of the 12th century, medieval Europe saw a radical change in Technology of the medieval and early modern worlds book rate of new inventions, innovations in the ways of managing traditional means of production, and economic growth.
The period saw major technological advances, including the adoption of gunpowder, the invention of vertical windmills, spectacles, mechanical clocks, and greatly improved water mills, building. Historical analysis of the interdependence of science in medieval and modern society.
Specifically, the degree of penetration, popularization and influence of medicine, astronomy and natural history in many areas, and between the different social groups, from very diverse sources such as archives, scientific texts and non-scientific or technical literature (sermons, theatre, poetry and other.
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