Ancient machines: from wedges to waterwheels

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Runestone Press,
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Ancient cultures left a rich legacy of mechanical knowledge and technology. This book tells the story of their contributions and examines the six basic machine, the lever, wheel and axle, inclined plane, the pulley, the wedge and the screw which all form the basis of machinery today.
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Grouped Work ID 0946dd1c-df1c-5bd1-d649-cebb31ebc0e9
Grouping Title ancient machines from wedges to waterwheels
Grouping Author woods michael
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series Ancient technology
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subject_facet Machinery -- History, Machinery -- History -- Juvenile literature, Simple machines, Simple machines -- Juvenile literature
title_display Ancient machines : from wedges to waterwheels
title_full Ancient machines : from wedges to waterwheels / by Michael Woods and Mary B. Woods
title_short Ancient machines :
title_sub from wedges to waterwheels
topic_facet History, Machinery, Simple machines