The Wood Age: How one material shaped the whole of human history
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Ennos's special love and concern is for things made from trees [...] The principles of every significant technology, from tree-felling and carpentry to shipbuilding and papermaking, are described with a precise, almost mesmerizing detail"a b c d "UCLA History" (PDF). UCLA. 2007. pp.118–126. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 29, 2008 . Retrieved January 29, 2010. Jaques of London have been trusted providers of Toys and Games for over 220 years. Why buy your wooden toys anywhere else?
The time frame for the Iron Age varies widely depending on location, but in Western Europe the start point is about when iron replaced bronze in arms manufacture. The end point is the Roman Conquest (in Britain AD43), despite which iron-working remained a mainstream technology in much of Europe until the Industrial Revolution (19th century). Roy Exum (February 12, 2009). "The Ultimate Valentine". The Chattanoogan. Archived from the original on June 8, 2010 . Retrieved January 25, 2010.
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Many wooden toys were passed down through families, and this is still the case today. So, as well as saving money, buying wooden toys for kids is also better for the environment – longer lifespans mean far less waste.Ennos, a professor at the University of Hull and a specialist in the mechanical properties of trees, shares his insatiable curiosity with us. He applies his sharp eye for details, and he does so entertainingly"