Publisher: Brepols Publishers (March 20, 2002)
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The subject of fabrics within the historical past of know-how hasn't ever been besides researched as different extra renowned components like strength, creation expertise or shipping and communique. the current selection of papers originating from the symposium on fabrics: technology, expertise and Early functions together with the 20 th foreign historical past of technological know-how Congress in Liege, 1997, make contributions to remedying this unsatisfactory scenario. They pay attention to the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and variety from study at the metallurgy of zinc within the past due 18th and early nineteenth century to the clients of ceramic fabrics to ameliorate modern environmental difficulties.