The Resource Mills in the medieval economy : England, 1300-1540, John Langdon

Mills in the medieval economy : England, 1300-1540, John Langdon

Label
Mills in the medieval economy : England, 1300-1540
Title
Mills in the medieval economy
Title remainder
England, 1300-1540
Statement of responsibility
John Langdon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the evolution of mills - whether powered by water, wind, animals or humans - during an important era of English history. It focuses not only on the structures themselves, but also on the people who acted as entrepreneurs, workers, and customers for the industry. Together they created one of the most recognizable and enduring features of medieval society. - ;The late medieval English milling industry epitomizes one of the most important technical achievements of early societies: the exploitation of wind, water and muscle power for augmenting human endeavours. Through a comput
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
664.72009420902
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9011.5
LC item number
.L36 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mills in the medieval economy : England, 1300-1540, John Langdon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-351) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Plates; List of Figures; List of Maps; List of Tables; List of Abbreviations; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Milling Industry about 1300; 2. Mill Numbers and Revenues 1300-1540; 3. The Technology of the Late Medieval English Milling Industry; 4. The Operation of Milling; 5. Entrepreneurs; 6. Workers and Customers; Conclusion: The Later Middle Ages as an Era of Change; Appendices; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn252667821
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191514753
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36433226
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252667821
  • ebsco0191514756

Library Locations

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