Fun facts about the iron age

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fun facts about the iron age

Of Silk and Steam (London Steampunk, #5) by Bec McMaster

Enemies. Allies. Lovers.

When her beloved father was assassinated, Lady Aramina swore revenge. The man responsible is well beyond her grasp, but his dangerously seductive heir, Leo Barrons, is fair game. When Mina obtains evidence proving that Leo is illegitimate, she has the means to destroy both the killer and his son, a man who troubles her heart and tempts her body.

A woman of mystery, Minas long driven Leo crazy with glimpses of a fiery passion that lurks beneath her icy veneer. He knows shes hiding something, and hes determined to unravel her layer by silken layer. He just doesnt expect the beautiful liar to be the key to overthrowing the corrupt prince consort… or to saving his own carefully walled-off heart.
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What was the Bronze Age?

This period is mainly characterized by the extensive usage of iron. As early as BC, iron production was performed in Anatolia. The usage of iron and steel marked the new era called Iron Age.
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10 Interesting the Iron Age Facts

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When Was the Iron Age?

The Iron Age is the period after the Bronze Age. Iron production took place in Anatolia at least as early as BC , with some evidence pointing to even earlier dates. It is the final epoch of the three-age system, preceded by the Stone Age Neolithic and the Bronze Age. As its name suggests, Iron Age technology is characterized by the production of tools and weaponry by ferrous metallurgy ironworking , more specifically from carbon steel. One of the earliest smelted iron artifacts known was a dagger with an iron blade found in a Hattic tomb in Anatolia , dating from BC.

The Iron Age was a period in human history that started between B. During the Iron Age, people across much of Europe, Asia and parts of Africa began making tools and weapons from iron and steel. For some societies, including Ancient Greece, the start of the Iron Age was accompanied by a period of cultural decline. Humans may have smelted iron sporadically throughout the Bronze Age , though they likely saw iron as an inferior metal. The use of iron became more widespread after people learned how to make steel, a much harder metal, by heating iron with carbon. The Hittites—who lived during the Bronze Age in what is now Turkey—may have been the first to make steel. The Iron Age began around B.

The move from bronze to iron as the preferred toolmaking metal brought with it a range of social changes. Wealth and power were no longer related to the production and trade in metal but were now associated with food surpluses and land ownership. Improvements in agriculture and diet were reflected in a rising population. It is estimated that between one million and one and a half million people were living in Britain at the time of the Roman invasion. Iron Age Britain was populated by Celtic tribes who had close links to continental Europe. These links were reinforced by trade between the South of Britain and the continent. British exports included grain, metal, dogs and slaves and imports included wine, oil and pottery.


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    One of the most important and time-saving inventions of the Iron Age was the rotatory . Download an Iron Age information booklet with lots of pictures and facts.

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    During the Iron Age, iron material was commonly used to make tools, so the era was named after it. Click for more kids facts and information or.

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