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The Resource Science and civilisation in China,, by Joseph Needham

Science and civilisation in China,, by Joseph Needham

Label
Science and civilisation in China,
Title
Science and civilisation in China,
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Needham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
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1900-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Needham, Joseph
Dewey number
509.51
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS721
LC item number
.N39
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
DS721.N39
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
Q 127.C6
NLM item number
N374s
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sivin, Nathan
  • Lu, Gwei-djen.Ling
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Science and civilization
  • Civilization
  • Science
  • History of Medicine
  • Medicine, Chinese Traditional
  • Science
  • China
  • China
Label
Science and civilisation in China,, by Joseph Needham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Half title of v. 5, pt. 6, 9, 13, v. 6, pt. 3, v. 7, pt. 1 in Chinese characters: Chung-kuo kʻo hsüeh chi shu shih
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Contents
v. 1. Introductory orientations.--v. 2. History of scientific thought.--v. 3. Mathematics and the sciences of the heavens and the earth.--v. 4. Physics and physical technology: pt. 1. Physics, with the collaboration of Wang Ling and the special co-operation of Kenneth Girdwood Robinson. pt. 2. Mechanical engineering. pt. 3. Civil engineering and nautics with the collaboration of Wang Ling and Lu Gwei-Djen.--v. 5. Chemistry and chemical technology: pt. 1. Paper and printing / by Tsien Tsuen-hsuin. pt. 2. Spagyrical discovery and invention: magisteries of gold and immortality, with the collaboration of Lu Gwei-Djen. pt. 3. Spagyrical discovery and invention: historical survey, from cinnabar elixirs to synthetic insulin. pt. 4. Spagyrical discovery and invention: apparatus, theories, and gifts. pt. 5. Spagyrical discovery and invention : physiological alchemy / with the collaboration of Lu Gwei-Djen. pt. 6. Military technology, missiles and sieges. pt. 7. Military technology, the gunpowder epic. pt. 9. Textile technology, spinning and reeling / by Dieter Kuhn. pt. 13. Mining / by Peter J. Golas.--v. 6. Biology and biological technology. pt. 1. Botany. pt. 2. Agriculture / by Francesca Bray. pt. 3. Agro-industries and forestry / by Christian Daniels, Nicholas K. Menzies. pt. 5. Fermentations and food science / by H.T. Huang. pt. 6. Medicine -- v. 7. Language and logic / by Christoph Harbsmeier. pt. 1-
Control code
000145457
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
<v. 1-4; v. 5, pts. 1-7, 9, 13; v. 6, pts. 1-3, 6; v. 7, pt. l in 19>
Isbn
9780521327275
Isbn Type
(v. 5, pt 6)
Lccn
54004723
Other physical details
illus., maps (part fold.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 145457
  • 147951
  • (OCoLC)ocm00779676
Label
Science and civilisation in China,, by Joseph Needham
Publication
Note
Half title of v. 5, pt. 6, 9, 13, v. 6, pt. 3, v. 7, pt. 1 in Chinese characters: Chung-kuo kʻo hsüeh chi shu shih
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Contents
v. 1. Introductory orientations.--v. 2. History of scientific thought.--v. 3. Mathematics and the sciences of the heavens and the earth.--v. 4. Physics and physical technology: pt. 1. Physics, with the collaboration of Wang Ling and the special co-operation of Kenneth Girdwood Robinson. pt. 2. Mechanical engineering. pt. 3. Civil engineering and nautics with the collaboration of Wang Ling and Lu Gwei-Djen.--v. 5. Chemistry and chemical technology: pt. 1. Paper and printing / by Tsien Tsuen-hsuin. pt. 2. Spagyrical discovery and invention: magisteries of gold and immortality, with the collaboration of Lu Gwei-Djen. pt. 3. Spagyrical discovery and invention: historical survey, from cinnabar elixirs to synthetic insulin. pt. 4. Spagyrical discovery and invention: apparatus, theories, and gifts. pt. 5. Spagyrical discovery and invention : physiological alchemy / with the collaboration of Lu Gwei-Djen. pt. 6. Military technology, missiles and sieges. pt. 7. Military technology, the gunpowder epic. pt. 9. Textile technology, spinning and reeling / by Dieter Kuhn. pt. 13. Mining / by Peter J. Golas.--v. 6. Biology and biological technology. pt. 1. Botany. pt. 2. Agriculture / by Francesca Bray. pt. 3. Agro-industries and forestry / by Christian Daniels, Nicholas K. Menzies. pt. 5. Fermentations and food science / by H.T. Huang. pt. 6. Medicine -- v. 7. Language and logic / by Christoph Harbsmeier. pt. 1-
Control code
000145457
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
<v. 1-4; v. 5, pts. 1-7, 9, 13; v. 6, pts. 1-3, 6; v. 7, pt. l in 19>
Isbn
9780521327275
Isbn Type
(v. 5, pt 6)
Lccn
54004723
Other physical details
illus., maps (part fold.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 145457
  • 147951
  • (OCoLC)ocm00779676

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