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The Resource Metals, culture and capitalism : an essay on the origins of the modern world, Jack Goody, St John's College, Cambridge

Metals, culture and capitalism : an essay on the origins of the modern world, Jack Goody, St John's College, Cambridge

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Metals, culture and capitalism : an essay on the origins of the modern world
Title
Metals, culture and capitalism
Title remainder
an essay on the origins of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Jack Goody, St John's College, Cambridge
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goody, Jack
Dewey number
669.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Metallurgy
  • Metallurgy
  • Metallurgy
  • Metals
  • Metals
  • Metals
  • Civilization
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Capitalism
  • Commerce
Label
Metals, culture and capitalism : an essay on the origins of the modern world, Jack Goody, St John's College, Cambridge
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Explorers -- The age of metals in the ancient Near East -- A Bronze Age without bronze -- Metals and society -- Trade and religion in the Mediterranean -- The coming of the Iron Age and Classical civilisation -- After the Romans -- Part II. Merchants -- "Capitalism, " exchange, and the Near East -- China and the Eurasian corridor -- Renewal in the West -- Venice and the North -- Part III. Accumulators -- Iron and the Industrial Revolution -- Metals, "Capitalism, " and the Renaissances -- Appendix 1: The Metallurgy of Iron / by Dr. J.A. Charles -- Appendix 2: Damascene Steel and Blades -- Glossary
Control code
FIEb17300174
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 349 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781107614475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • FIE
  • (OCoLC)793503432
Label
Metals, culture and capitalism : an essay on the origins of the modern world, Jack Goody, St John's College, Cambridge
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-329) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Explorers -- The age of metals in the ancient Near East -- A Bronze Age without bronze -- Metals and society -- Trade and religion in the Mediterranean -- The coming of the Iron Age and Classical civilisation -- After the Romans -- Part II. Merchants -- "Capitalism, " exchange, and the Near East -- China and the Eurasian corridor -- Renewal in the West -- Venice and the North -- Part III. Accumulators -- Iron and the Industrial Revolution -- Metals, "Capitalism, " and the Renaissances -- Appendix 1: The Metallurgy of Iron / by Dr. J.A. Charles -- Appendix 2: Damascene Steel and Blades -- Glossary
Control code
FIEb17300174
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xix, 349 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781107614475
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • FIE
  • (OCoLC)793503432

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