Book Review of 'Investment Casting: A Treasure Trove' by A M Sriramamurthy, DESIDOC, 2015.

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Book Reviews


S Ranganathan


Current Science, Volume 112, Issue 7 (2017)



This monograph is published by DESIDOC and is a valuable addition to the growing literature of the History of Modern Indian Technology. India is often perceived as a citadel of spirituality. Its contributions to science and technology are not as widely known as they ought to be. It was a world leader in steel and sword making and textiles in ancient times. During the colonial period both industries were destroyed

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