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Chant, Colin

Overview
Works: 26 works in 112 publications in 2 languages and 1,549 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Educational films  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Other, Author, Host, Commentator
Classifications: T14.5, 303.483
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Colin Chant
Darwin to Einstein : historical studies on science and belief( Book )

13 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pre-industrial cities and technology reader( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Pre-industrial Cities and Technology Reader is designed to be used on its own or as a companion volume to the accompanying Pre-industrial Cities, Open University textbook, in the same series. Compiled as a reference source for students, this reader is divided into three main sections, presenting key readings on: Ancient Cities, Medieval and Early Modern Cities, and Pre-industrial Cities in China and Africa. Among the technologies discussed are: agricultural innovations such as the heavy plough, water transport, the medieval road revolution, the first urban public transport, aqueducts, building materials such as brick and Roman concrete, weaponry and fortifications, water clocks, street lighting and fire-fighting. Among the cities covered are: Uruk, Babylon, Thebes, Athens, Rome, Constantinople, Baghdad, Siena, Florence, Antwerp, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Mexico City, Hangzhou, Beijing and Hankou."--Jacket
Science, technology, and everyday life, 1870-1950( Book )

17 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-industrial cities & technology by Colin Chant( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set, a series of three textbooks and three readers, explores a fundamental change in the history of human society: the transition from rural to urban ways of living
European cities & technology : industrial to post-industrial city by Open University( Book )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text explores one of the most fundamental changes in the history of human society - the transition from rural to urban ways of living. It covers a range of urban technologies, including new building materials and designs
Sources for the study of science, technology and everyday life 1870-1950( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sources for the study of science, technology and everyday life 1870-1950( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imperial Rome and Ostia( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the technology behind the architecture that characterizes imperial Rome and its transshipment centers, Ostia and Portus
Imperial Rome and Ostia( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program examines the technology behind the architecture that characterizes imperial Rome and its transshipment centers, Ostia and Portus. Includes maps, city models, footage of historic sites, and scholarly commentary. The architectural record provides insights into life in ancient Rome and its environs
Seventeenth-century England : a changing culture, 1618-1689( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darwin to Einstein( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Darwin to Einstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's a lovely day tomorrow( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archive film footage to show how communications media were used to promote faith in the power of science and technology to create a progressively better world
Sources for the study of science, technology and everyday life( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American steel industry La indústria nordamericana de l'acer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in Catalan and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En aquest programa es fa un recorregut per la història de la indústria de l'acer als Estats Units, la creixent demanda per aquest material al llarg del temps, les seves aplicacions, la lluita d'empresaris nordamericans pel control d'aquesta indústria
The European cities and technology reader : industrial to post-industrial city( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The march of aluminium( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of mankind's usage of aluminium from the mid-19th century to the present day. It specifically looks at its metallurgy and the development of extraction and production methods
A secondary reader( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pre-industrial cities reader( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sources for the study of science, technology and everyday life 1870-1950( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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English (103)

Catalan (1)

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Science, technology, and everyday life, 1870-1950Pre-industrial cities & technologyEuropean cities & technology : industrial to post-industrial citySources for the study of science, technology and everyday life 1870-1950Sources for the study of science, technology and everyday life 1870-1950Sources for the study of science, technology and everyday lifeThe European cities and technology reader : industrial to post-industrial cityA secondary readerPre-industrial cities reader