Ronan, Colin: THE SHORTER SCIENCE AND CIVILISATION IN CHINA. Volume 1. Cambridge, 1978. ix, 326 pp. 17 illustrations, 18 tables, 12 text figures. 1 map. 23x16 cm. Cloth.
Covers volumes I and II of the major series by Needham. Introduces to the country of China, its history, geography and language and gives an account of how scientific knowledge travelled between China and Europe. Out of print: slightly rucked up from damp.
Item 563 in List 204.
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