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Considerations on Some Ancient Building Techniques

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Part of the History of Mechanism and Machine Science book series (HMMS, volume 8)

This last chapter is dedicated to the building techniques and criteria that were adopted during a period of time ranging from the prehistoric age to the Roman era.

The examples reported in this chapter mainly (but not only) pertain to archaeological finds in Italy but are, in most cases, of general interest.

Keywords

City Wall Building Technique Hydraulic Lime Irregular Polygon Cement Work 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009

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