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dc.contributor.authorMacfarlane, Alan
dc.description.abstractThe arsenal or boat building centre of Venice in the middle ages was one of the greatest industrial centres in the world. Through a mechanical division of work and high precision it turned out ships very rapidly and inspired Dante’s vision of ‘Inferno’. Explained by Alan Macfarlane.en
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dc.titleThe great industrial boatyard of Veniceen

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