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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Technology -- China -- History.,
  • Science -- China -- History.,
  • Science and civilization.,
  • Technology and civilization.,
  • China -- Civilization.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited and with an introduction by Nathan Sivin.
ContributionsSivin, Nathan., Lu, Gwei-djen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS 721 .N39 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii,261p. :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22347590M
ISBN 100521632625

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