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The Coming of the age of iron / edited by Theodore A. Wertime and James D. Muhly.

; Muhly, James David
New Haven : Yale University Press, 1980.
ISBN 9780300024258, 0300024258

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Other Authors Muhly, James David.
Wertime, Theodore A.
Subjects Âge du fer.
Iron age.
Metallurgy -- History.
Métallurgie -- Histoire.
Description xix, 555 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The pyrotechnologic background / Theodore A. Wertime -- The Bronze Age setting / James D. Muhly -- The first archaeological appearance of iron and the transition to the Iron Age / Jane C. Waldbaum -- Metallurgy and ancient man / Tamara S. Wheeler and Robert Maddin -- Ocher in prehistory: 300,000 years of the use of iron ores as pigments / Denise Schmandt-Besserat -- The coming of copper and copper-base alloys and iron: a metallurgical sequence / James A. Charles -- Furnaces, crucibles, and slags / Ronald F. Tylecote -- An alternative sequence for the development of metallurgy: Tepe Yahya, Iran / Dennis Heskel and Carl Clifford Lamberg-Karlovsky -- The Central Andes: metallurgy without iron / Heather Lechtman -- Iron and early metallurgy in the Mediterranean / Anthony M. Snodgrass -- Early iron metallurgy in Europe / Radomir Pleiner -- The Iron Age in Western Iran / Vincent C. Pigott -- The advent of iron in Africa / Nikolaas J. van der Merwe -- The evolution of iron and steel technology in East and Southeast Asia / Joseph Needham.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5677827
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