Iron in archaeology: the European bloomery smelters

Sources related to the earliest metallurgy of iron since the beginnings of the bloomery process up to the introduction of early blast furnaces: discovery of iron smelting and its spread, iron production regions, bloomeries, raw materials, metallurgical installations, products, waste. A concise history of ironmaking up to the High Middle Ages.

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