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History of Technology: Chronological Divisions

Shaduf raising water, from Description de l'Égypte, État Moderne.

Major Chronological Divisions

As in the history of science the major areas of research are focused on either chronologically, geographically, or thematically defined fields. Sometimes these categories are simultaneously applied (e.g., history of metallurgy in China during the Han dynasty). Use these links or the drop down menus to find resources for these chronological areas of research.

Subject Guide

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