The edition of the monograph “Iron in Archeology:The European Bloomery Smelters “is the subsequent step following the grant No 404/98/1564 which enables the termination of the work. necessary means are summarized in Part B. In its printed version, the book photografical documentation. The book represents a synthesis of knowledge concerning the earliest European metallurgy of iron as seen under an interdisciplinary approach : metallurgy , mining, mineralogy, metallography, chemistry and paleobotanics are respected and evaluated on one side, history, archaeology, ethnology and Oriental studies on the other.
Iron in Archaelogy: The European Bloomery Smelters
• (Principal) Investigator:
Prof. PhDr. Radomír Pleiner, DrSc.
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Iron metallurgy - Europe - economy