History of Mining and Metallurgy
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Man without Metals: The Stone Age. Man and Native Metals: The Bronze Age - The Iron Age. Ancient Mines. Mechanical Preparation of Minerals: Crushing - Grinding. Ore Dressing. Smelting. Gold: Refining Technique. Silver: Production of Silver in Ancient Laurion. Copper-Bronze: Bronze Production in the 9-7th Century B.C. in Greece. Iron-Steel: Metallurgy of Iron and Steel in the 5th Century B.C. by the Greeks. Uses of Metals. Coins.