Engineering in the Ancient World (Paperback)
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Short Description for Engineering in the Ancient World The achievements of Greeks and Romans in art, culture, philosophy, and war, are well known. But not so much is known of their ability to create remarkable machines. This book gives an insight into their engineering know-how, exploring how they developed and constructed their machines.
- Published: 24 August 2000
- Format: Paperback 240 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780094804906 ISBN 10: 0094804907
- Sales rank: 929,776
Full description for Engineering in the Ancient World
Explores in detail how the ancient Greeks and Romans developed and constructed their machines, and considers how the same principles are used in modern-day engineering.