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Title Medieval period and the Renaissance / edited by Briony Ryles and Derek Hall.

Imprint Redding, Conn. : Brown Bear Books, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 609 MED    Available
Description 112 p. : col. ill., col. maps : 26 cm.
Series Curriculum connections
Curriculum connections.
Note Includes index.
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.
Subject Technology -- History -- 17th century.
Technology -- History -- 18th century.
Technology -- History -- 19th century.
Science, Renaissance.
Added Author Ryles, Briony.
Hall, Derek, 1930-
ISBN 9781933834849 (hardcover)
1933834846 (hardcover)

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