Technology in the Classical World
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Understanding Greek and Roman Technology
Taught by Professor Stephen Ressler | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Begin your exploration of ancient Greek and Roman engineering by probing the technological edge that allowed the Greeks to beat the Persians at the Battle of Salamis. Then survey the aims of the course and preview an impressive piece of technology that you will encounter in a later lecture.