Ancient Inventions

Ancient Inventions

Book - 1994
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From Greek steam engines to Roman fire engines . . . Aztec chewing gum to Etruscan false teeth . . . earthquake detectors in China to electric batteries in Iraq . . . stone-age brain surgery to middle-age hand grenades . . . here's a lively and fascinating look at the genuine wonders of the past.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1994.
ISBN: 9780345364760
Branch Call Number: 609 JAM
Characteristics: xxiii, 672 p. : ill., maps
Additional Contributors: Thorpe, Nick


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