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The Resource The genius of China : 3,000 years of science, discovery, & invention, Robert Temple ; foreword by Joseph Needham

The genius of China : 3,000 years of science, discovery, & invention, Robert Temple ; foreword by Joseph Needham

Label
The genius of China : 3,000 years of science, discovery, & invention
Title
The genius of China
Title remainder
3,000 years of science, discovery, & invention
Statement of responsibility
Robert Temple ; foreword by Joseph Needham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Temple, Robert K. G
Dewey number
509.51
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS721
LC item number
.T46 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1900-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Needham, Joseph
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Science and civilization
  • China
Label
The genius of China : 3,000 years of science, discovery, & invention, Robert Temple ; foreword by Joseph Needham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Popularization of Joseph Needham's Science and civilisation in China
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / by Madame Chen Zhili -- Foreword / by Dr. Joseph Needham -- The West's debt to China -- Part 1. Agriculture -- Part 2. Astronomy and cartography -- Part 3. Engineering -- Part 4. Domestic and industrial technology -- Part 5. Medicine and health -- Part 6. Mathematics -- Part 7. Magnetism -- Part 8. The physical sciences -- Part 9. Transportation and exploration -- Part 10. Sound and music -- Part 11. Warfare
Control code
715936
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First U.S. paperback edition, Revised edition.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781594772177
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007018891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594772177
  • (OCoLC)124036331
Label
The genius of China : 3,000 years of science, discovery, & invention, Robert Temple ; foreword by Joseph Needham
Publication
Note
  • Popularization of Joseph Needham's Science and civilisation in China
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / by Madame Chen Zhili -- Foreword / by Dr. Joseph Needham -- The West's debt to China -- Part 1. Agriculture -- Part 2. Astronomy and cartography -- Part 3. Engineering -- Part 4. Domestic and industrial technology -- Part 5. Medicine and health -- Part 6. Mathematics -- Part 7. Magnetism -- Part 8. The physical sciences -- Part 9. Transportation and exploration -- Part 10. Sound and music -- Part 11. Warfare
Control code
715936
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First U.S. paperback edition, Revised edition.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781594772177
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007018891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594772177
  • (OCoLC)124036331

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