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Grain-Mills and Flour in Classical Antiquity

L. A. Moritz

Beginning with a review of the milling implements and equipment of Greece and Rome, this study argues that the grain-mill underwent two fundamental changes in its history and that one of these - the invention of the rotary mill - took place in classical antiquity at a time much later than used to be believed. The second part of the study deals with...
Publish Date
2002
December 1
First Published in 1979
Goodreads rating
3.5
ISBN
9780198142218
Recommendations
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Sep 28, 2020
@whyvert @Peter_Turchin You might like this book, which by an amazing coincidence was written by the father of the VC Mike Moritz:      source