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ISBN: 1855733013 / ISBN-13: 9781855733015

The Living Rock: The Story of Metals Since Earliest Times and Their Impact on Civilization

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  • The Living Rock: The Story of Metals Since Earliest Times and Their Impact on Civilization (Woodhead Publishing Ltd) – Paperback (1996)
    by Arthur Wilson

    The Living Rock: The Story of Metals Since Earliest Times and Their Impact on Civilization

    Paperback, Woodhead Publishing Ltd
    1996
    272 pages

    ISBN: 1855733013
    ISBN-13: 9781855733015

    This book concentrates on the social and economic effects that metals have had on community life and on wider historical developments. It gives a fascinating perspective proclaiming that the history of metals is the history of civilisation; basing the text on the results of archeometallurgists and materials scientists and looking at the advancement of societies as a direct result of their new-found technology. The author's clear and lucid style prevents the book becoming aridly academic while he maps the course of ancient ... Show more

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