The Culture and Technology of African Iron Production (Hardback)Peter R. Schmidt (editor)
Hardback 352 Pages / Published: 30/04/1996
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Examining myth, ritual, history and science, this work describes the systems of smithing and iron smelting, that existed in Africa 2000-2500 years ago. It demonstrates that iron production is a socially constructed activity and its cultural and technological domains cannot be understood alone.
Publisher: University Press of Florida
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 717 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 34 mm
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