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De Camp, L. SpragueTHE ANCIENT ENGINEERS
$12.00
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Publisher: Burndy Library, Norwalk, CT, 1966
Used - Fine. Book: Letter SIGNED by editor (Bern Dibner) laid in; Dust Jacket: One tiny tear ; Photographs and drawings; includes dustjacket (SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY)
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L. Sprague de CampThe Ancient Engineers
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ISBN 0345482875
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Ballantine Books. Paperback. New. Paperback. 480 pages. Dimensions: 8.3in. x 5.3in. x 1.2in.From the dawn of history to the rise of the scientific method in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, invention and technology advanced with painful slowness. The reason was not that men were stupid during those thousands of yearsit was the fact that most people were simply too busy trying to keep alive. The imagination and daring that leisure and security could divert to other ends were limited...
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De Camp, L. SpragueTHE ANCIENT ENGINEERS
$10.50
Publisher: Burndy Library, 1966
Norwalk, CT: Burndy Library. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1966. Reprint. Hardcover. Book: Letter SIGNED by editor (Bern Dibner) laid in; Dust Jacket: One tiny tear ; Photographs and drawings . Signed.
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Camp, L. Sprague DeThe Ancient Engineers
$13.50
ISBN 0345482875
Publisher: Ballantine Books, 1974
Ballantine Books, New York, 1974. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Mr. de Camp describes the methods used by early irrigators, architects, and military engineers to build and maintain structures to serve their rulers' wants. He tells, for example, how the Pharaohs erected obelisks and pyramids, how Nebuchadnezzar fortified Babylon, how Dionysios' ordnance department invented the catapult, how the Chinese built the Great Wall, and how the Romans fashioned their roads, baths, sewers,...
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De Camp, L. SpragueThe Ancient Engineers
$20.00
Publisher: Burndy Library, 1966
Norwalk, CT: Burndy Library. 1966. Near VG in worn and chipped dustjacket. Signed presentation from Bern Dibner. . Signed.
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De Camp, L. SpragueThe Ancient Engineers
$15.00
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Publisher: Burndy Library, Norwalk, CT, 1966
Reprint. Hardcover. Used - Fine/Like New Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Book: Letter SIGNED by editor (Bern Dibner) laid in; Dust Jacket: One tiny tear; Photographs and drawings. Reprint
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