Ancient Metals

David A. Scott, "Metallography and Microstructure in Ancient and Historic Metals" (repost)

David A. Scott, "Metallography and Microstructure in Ancient and Historic Metals"
Publisher: J. Paul Getty | 176 Pages | ISBN: 0892361956 | English | PDF | 176 pages | 8.4 Mb

This book provides an introduction to the structure and morphology of ancient and historic metallic materials. It deals extensively with many practical matters relating to the mounting, preparation, etching, polishing, and microscopy of metallic samples and includes an account of the way in which phase diagrams can be used to assist structural interpretation. …
Alexander of Aphrodisias: On Aristotle Metaphysics 2&3 (Ancient Commentators on Aristotle)

Alexander of Aphrodisias: On Aristotle Metaphysics 2&3 (Ancient Commentators on Aristotle) by Alexander of Aphrodisias
English | 1992 | ISBN: 0715623737 | 242 Pages | PDF | 14.40 MB
Alexander of Aphrodisias: On Aristotle Prior Analytics 1.1-7 (Ancient Commentators on Aristotle) (Bk.1)

Alexander of Aphrodisias: On Aristotle Prior Analytics 1.1-7 (Ancient Commentators on Aristotle) (Bk.1) by Jonathan Barnes
English | 1991 | ISBN: 0715623478 | 258 Pages | PDF | 14.71 MB
Ancient Mesopotamian Materials and Industries: The Archaeological Evidence (Repost)

P. R. S. Moorey, "Ancient Mesopotamian Materials and Industries: The Archaeological Evidence"
English | 1999-11-01 | ISBN: 1575060426 | 436 pages | PDF | 26.89 mb
A Prehistory of South America: Ancient Cultural Diversity on the Least Known Continent

A Prehistory of South America: Ancient Cultural Diversity on the Least Known Continent by Jerry D. Moore
English | 2014 | ISBN: 160732332X | 560 pages | EPUB | 98,2 MB

Food for the Gods: New Light on the Ancient Incense Trade  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Nov. 13, 2015
Food for the Gods: New Light on the Ancient Incense Trade

Food for the Gods: New Light on the Ancient Incense Trade by David Williams, David Peacock
English | 2006 | ISBN: 1842172255 | 192 pages | EPUB | 12 MB

Ancient & Historic Metals: Conservation and Scientific Research  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by fdts at Dec. 8, 2014
Ancient & Historic Metals: Conservation and Scientific Research

Ancient & Historic Metals: Conservation and Scientific Research
by David A. Scott, Jerry Podany, Brian B. Considine
English | 1995 | ISBN: 0892362316 | 316 pages | PDF | 13 MB

Transition Metals (Periodic Table of the Elements)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 1, 2014
Transition Metals (Periodic Table of the Elements)

Transition Metals (Periodic Table of the Elements)
2010 | ISBN-10: 0816073716 | 190 pages | PDF | 14 MB

Ancient Mesopotamian Materials and Industries: The Archaeological Evidence  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 23, 2014
Ancient Mesopotamian Materials and Industries: The Archaeological Evidence

Ancient Mesopotamian Materials and Industries: The Archaeological Evidence by P. R. S. Moorey
Eisenbrauns | November 1, 1999 | English | ISBN: 1575060426 | 436 pages | PDF | 27 MB

This is the first systematic attempt to survey in detail the archaeological evidence for the crafts and craftsmanship of the Sumerians, Babylonians, and Assyrians in ancient Mesopotamia (c. 8000-300 BC). P.R.S. Moorey reviews briefly the textual evidence, and goes on to examine in detail a wide range of crafts and materials: stones, both common and ornamental, animal products, ceramics, glazed materials and glass, metals, and building materials.
Mining and Quarrying in the Ancient Andes: Sociopolitical, Economic, and Symbolic Dimensions (repost)

Mining and Quarrying in the Ancient Andes: Sociopolitical, Economic, and Symbolic Dimensions by Nicholas Tripcevich and Kevin J. Vaughn
English | ISBN: 146145199X | 2012 | PDF | 359 pages | 11,5 MB

Over the millennia, from stone tools among early foragers to clays to prized metals and mineral pigments used by later groups, mineral resources have had a pronounced role in the Andean world. Archaeologists have used a variety of analytical techniques on the materials that ancient peoples procured from the earth.