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Science in traditional China : a comparative perspective
AuthorNeedham, Joseph, 1900-1995
Pub. LocationCambridge, MAPublisherHarvard University Press
Date1981Phys. Desc.x, 134 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberQ127.C5 N46 1981
Science in traditional China : a comparative perspective / Joseph Needham.
Includes bibliographical references.

The epic of gunpowder and firearms, developing from alchemy -- Comparative macrobiotics -- The history and rationale of acupuncture and moxibustion -- Attitudes toward time and change as compared with Europe -- Appendix: Table of Chinese dynasties.

Antoher copy Gleeson Library.

Subject(s)Science--China--History
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #19799
ISBN0674794397 ; 9780674794399LCCN81006962OCLC7737781