Needham, Joseph, Dieter Kuhn et al: SCIENCE AND CIVILISATION IN CHINA V:9. Chemistry & Chemical Technology: Textile Technology: Spinning and Reeling. Science and Civilization in China. Cambridge, 1988. xxxiv, 520 pp. 26x20 cm. Cloth.
Covers, amongst other things, production of yarn and thread in Chinese history, rope making, sericulture and the production of silk, evolution of the spindle-wheel. An essential reference.
Subjects: Science Textiles
Can be ordered in, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 170 in printed List 193.
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