Explorations in the History of Science and Technology in China. Li Guohao, Zhang, Mengwen, Cao Trianqin.

Explorations in the History of Science and Technology in China.

Shanghai: Shanghai: Chinese Classics Publishing House, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. 4to, color frontis, viii, 835p, 22 plates. Original brown cloth covers with title in gilt at front cover and spine; cloth covers like new. Brown dj with title in black at front cover and in white at dj spine; dj edges ruffled, closed tears along top edge of dj. Internally, like new. A festschrift in honor of the 80th birthday of Dr. Joseph Needham, the British historian of science and expert on the history of scientific and technological developments of ancient China. With articles on Dr. Needham, the scientific revolution in China, Star Maps, silk workshops, military technology, mining, paper and printing, psychiatric terms in traditional Chinese medicine & more; indexes in English, Chinese and Japanese. Item #13169

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