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The Verbiest celestial globe in China (Beijing) and Europe (Leuven-Belgium) : symbol of China-Europe scientific and cultural exchange
AuthorYi Shitong 伊世同
Heyndrickx, Jeroom 韓德力
Pub. LocationLeuvenPublisherS. Vloeberghs
Date1989Phys. Desc.24 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberQB66 V48 1989
The Verbiest celestial globe in China (Beijing) and Europe (Leuven-Belgium) : symbol of China-Europe scientific and cultural exchange / by Yi Shitong and by Jerome Heyndrickx.
"Notes on the Celestial Globe made in Beijing by Ferdinand Verbiest (1623-1688) and on the identical bronzen replica brought from Beijing to Leuven and inaugurated on June 2, 1989 by his Excellency Ambassador Liu Shan."
At head of cover title: KU Leuven China-Europe Institute.
Subject(s)Verbiest, Ferdinand 南怀仁, 1623-1688
Celestial globes
Astronomical instruments--China--History
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #388
OCLC28475464