Civilization Revolution Technology Guide

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Technologies
Tech Required
Allows Production of
Resource Unlocked
Government Unlocked
Obsoletes

Advanced Flight
Flight, Industrialization
Bombers
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Alphabet
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Libraries, Oracle of Delphi
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Atomic Theory
University, Invention, Electricity
Manhattan Project
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Automobile
Combustion, Steel
Artillery
Rubber
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Cannon

Banking
Currency, Code of Laws, Literacy
Banks
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Bronze Working
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Archer, Barracks, Colossus of Rhodes
Fish
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Ceremonial Burial
Pottery
Temples, Great Pyramid
Incense
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Code of Laws
Writing, Alphabet
Trading Posts
Cattle
Republic
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Combustion
Steam Power, Gunpowder, Metallurgy
Tank
Oil
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Knight

Communism
Industrialization, University
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Communism
Himeji Castle

Construction
Masonry, Iron Working
Workshop
Oak
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Corporation
Banking, Industrialization
Military-Industrial Complex
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Currency
Bronze Working, Code of Laws
Market, Caravan, Trade Fair of Troyes
Gold
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Democracy
Literacy, Code of Laws
Pikeman, Magna Carta
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Democracy
Archer

Electricity
Metallurgy, Engineering, Steam Power
Submarine
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Electronics
Electricity, The Corporation
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Engineering
Construction, Mathematics
Aqueducts
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Great Wall

Feudalism
Horseback Riding, Monarchy
Knight
Game
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Legion, Horseman

Flight
Combustion, Metallurgy, Invention
Fighter
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East India Company

Future Technology
Superconductor, Globalization, Advanced Flight
(See Civilopedia)
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Globalization
Mass Media, Networking
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Trade Fair of Troyes

Gunpowder
Invention, Feudalism
Riflemen
Sulfur
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Pikeman

Horseback Riding
None
Horseman
Oxen
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Industrialization
Steam Power, Banking
Factory
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Invention
Literacy, Engineering
Leonardo's Workshop
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Colossus of Rhodes

Iron Working
Bronze Working
Legions
Iron
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Warrior

Irrigation
Pottery, Masonry
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Wheat
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Literacy
Alphabet, Writing
Courthouse, Shakespeare's Theatre
Silk
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Stonehenge

Masonry
Pottery
Walls, Great Wall of China
Marble
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Mass Media
Printing Press, Corporation
Hollywood
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Shakespeare's Theatre

Mass Production
Railroad, Industrialization
Modern Infantry
Aluminum
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Rifleman

Mathematics
Writing, Masonry
Catapult
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Metallurgy
Engineering, Iron Working, University
Cannon
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Catapult

Monarchy
Code of Laws, Writing, Ceremonial Burial
Himeji Castle
Dye
Monarchy
Great Pyramid

Navigation
Writing, Mathematics
Galleon, Harbor, East India Company
Whales
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Galley

Networking
Electronics, Corporation
Internet
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Nuclear Power
Atomic Theory, Mass Production
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Uranium
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Pottery
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Granary, Hanging Gardens
Wine
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Printing Press
University, Religion
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Railroad
Steam Power
Iron Mines
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Religion
Ceremonial Burial, Monarchy
Cathedral
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Fundamentalism
Oracle of Delphi

Space Flight
Advanced Flight, Electronics, Nuclear Power
Apollo Program, Spaceship Parts
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Steam Power
Iron Working, Invention, Engineering
Cruisers
Coal
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Galleon

Steel
Metallurgy, Steam Power
Battleship
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Superconductor
Mass Production, Space Flight
SDI
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University
Literacy, Mathematics, Democracy
University, Oxford University
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Great Library of Alexandria

Writing
Alphabet
Spy, Great Library of Alexandria
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