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Science and Civilisation in China: Volume 5, Chemistry and Chemical ...

Joseph Needham, Ho Ping-Yu - Science - 1980 - 804 pages
The fifth volume of Dr Needham's immense undertaking, like the fourth, is subdivided into parts for ease of assimilation and presentation, each part bound and published ...
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Heavenly Clockwork: The Great Astronomical Clocks of Medieval China

Joseph Needham, Ling Wang, Derek John de Solla Price - Technology & Engineering - 1986 - 266 pages
A reissue with a new foreword and supplement, of a modern classic published in 1960. The invention of the mechanical clock was one of the most important turning points in the ...
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The Shorter Science and Civilisation in China:

Joseph Needham, Colin A. Ronan - History - 1986 - 312 pages
This fifth volume of Colin Ronan's abridgement of Joseph Needham's monumental work is concerned with the staggering civil engineering feats made in early and medieval China. No ...
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Celestial Lancets: A History and Rationale of Acupuncture and Moxa

Gwei-Djen Lu, Joseph Needham - Medical - 2012 - 480 pages
Using modern knowledge to shed light on ancient techniques, this text examines two of the earliest therapeutic techniques of Chinese medicine: acupuncture and moxibustion ...
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