Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology & the Ancient World
Box 1837 / 60 George Street
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: (401) 863-3188
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The technology's beginnings in China, spread West, and its militaristic continuation to the 20th century.
Alternative technologies (nitroglycerine, TNT, dynamite) explored in the 19th-20th centuries.
The development of nuclear weapons.
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