The Resource Engineering in the ancient world, J.G. Landels

Engineering in the ancient world, J.G. Landels

Label
Engineering in the ancient world
Title
Engineering in the ancient world
Statement of responsibility
J.G. Landels
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Landels, John G.
Dewey number
620/.0093
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TA15
LC item number
.L36 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Engineering
  • Transportation
  • Science, Ancient
  • Mühendislik
  • Ulaştırma
  • Bilim, Eski Çağ
  • Engineering
  • Science, Ancient
  • Transportation
  • Antike
  • Technik
  • Griechenland (Altertum)
  • Römisches Reich
Label
Engineering in the ancient world, J.G. Landels
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Power and Energy Sources -- Man-power -- Animal power -- Water power -- Wind power -- Steam power -- 2. Water Supplies and Engineering -- App. The sizes of measurement nozzles, and Frontinus' arithmetic -- 3. Water Pumps -- 4. Cranes and Hoists -- 5. Catapults -- 6. Ships and Sea Transport -- App. Methods of estimating the maximum speeds of oared vessels -- 7. Land Transport -- 8. The Progress of Theoretical Knowledge -- 9. The Principal Greek and Roman Writers on Technological Subjects -- Hero of Alexandria -- Vitruvius -- Frontinus -- Pliny -- App. The Reconstruction of a Trireme
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035689151
Label
Engineering in the ancient world, J.G. Landels
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-232) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Power and Energy Sources -- Man-power -- Animal power -- Water power -- Wind power -- Steam power -- 2. Water Supplies and Engineering -- App. The sizes of measurement nozzles, and Frontinus' arithmetic -- 3. Water Pumps -- 4. Cranes and Hoists -- 5. Catapults -- 6. Ships and Sea Transport -- App. Methods of estimating the maximum speeds of oared vessels -- 7. Land Transport -- 8. The Progress of Theoretical Knowledge -- 9. The Principal Greek and Roman Writers on Technological Subjects -- Hero of Alexandria -- Vitruvius -- Frontinus -- Pliny -- App. The Reconstruction of a Trireme
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (238 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035689151

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