Post-classical history

Cathedral, Forge and Waterwheel: Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages

Cathedral, Forge and Waterwheel: Technology and Invention in the Middle Ages

An illuminating look at the monumental inventions of the Middle Ages.

Chapter 1. Nimrod’s Tower, Noah’s Ark

Chapter 2. The Triumphs and Failures of Ancient Technology

Chapter 3. The Not So Dark Ages: A.D. 500–900

Chapter 4. The Asian Connection

Chapter 5. The Technology of the Commercial Revolution: 900–1200

Chapter 6. The High Middle Ages: 1200–1400

Chapter 7. Leonardo and Columbus: The End of the Middle Ages

Notes

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