|T'ien-kung k'ai-wu : Chinese technology in the seventeenth century. [Tiangong kaiwu 天工開物. English]|
|T'ien-kung k'ai-wu : Chinese technology in the seventeenth century / by Sun Ying-hsing [Song Yingxing 宋應星] ; translated and edited by E-tu Zen Sun and Shiou-chuan Sun.|
Bibliography: p. 311-338.
Translation of: Tiangong kaiwu 天工開物 / 宋應星
Chapter keywords: growing of grains. wheat, rice;dyes; preparations of food grains; salt; sugar production; ceramics; casting and forging metal; boats and carts; hammer forging; calcination of stones; vegetable oils and fats; paper; metals; weapons; vermilion and ink; yeasts; pearls and gems; glossary; summary of dynasties; 24 solar terms; equivalence of weights and measures in metric units; transmission of techniques from China to the West.