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1Title:  A history of Chinese science and technology. Volume 1   
 Creator:  Lu, Yongxiang, 1942- | Qian, Chuijun 
 Notes:  "Translated by Chuijun Qian, Qingping Hu, Xiaodi Li, Yao Wang and Liang Zhao." Includes bibliographical references. A History of Chinese Science and Technology (Voulumes 1, 2 & 3) presents 44 individual lectures, beginning with Ancient Chinese Science and Technology in the Process of Human Civilizations and An Overview of Ancient Chinese Science and Technology, and continuing with in-depth discussions of several issues in the history of science and the Needham Puzzle, interspersed with topics on Astronomy, Arithmetic, Agriculture, and Medicine, The Four Great Inventions, and various technological areas closely related to clothing, food, shelter, and transportation. This book is the most authoritative work on the history of Chinese Science and Technology. It is the Winner of the China Book Award, the Shanghai Book Award (1st prize), and the China Classics International (State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television of The People?s Republic of China) and offers an essential resource for academic researchers and non-experts alike. It originated with a series of 44 lectures presented to top Chinese leaders, which received very positive feedback. Written by top Chinese scholars in their respective fields from the Institute for the History of Nature Sciences, Chinese Academic Sciences and many other respected Chinese organizations, the book is intended for scientists, researchers and postgraduate students working in the history of science, philosophy of science and technology, and related disciplines. Yongxiang Lu is a professor, former president and member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. 
 Extent:  1 online resource (xv, 491 pages) : illustrations 
 Subjects:  Science -- China -- History | Technology -- China -- History | SCIENCE History | Science | Technology | China | Electronic books | History

 
Collection:  University of Oklahoma 
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2Title:  Science and civilisation in China   
 Creator:  Needham, Joseph, 1900- | Sivin, Nathan. | Lu, Gwei-djen.Ling. 
 Publication:  University Press, Cambridge [Eng.], 1954-<2000>. 
 Notes:  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. Includes bibliographies and indexes. 
 Extent:  <v. 1-4; v. 5, pts. 1-7, 9, 13; v. 6, pts. 1-3, 6; v. 7, pt. l in 19> : illus., maps (part fold.) ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- China -- History | Technology -- China -- History | Science and civilization | Civilization China | Science China | History of Medicine China | Medicine, Chinese Traditional history | Science history China | China -- Civilization | China | Science Related to Society History | China

 
Collection:  College of Physicians of Philadelphia 
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3Title:  Science and civilisation in China   
 Creator:  Needham, Joseph, 1900- | Sivin, Nathan. | Lu, Gwei-Djen. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references and index. 
 Extent:  xviii, 261 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Science -- China -- History | Science and civilization | Technology -- China -- History | Technology and civilization | History of Medicine China | Medicine, Chinese Traditional history | Science history China | China | China Civilization

 
Collection:  College of Physicians of Philadelphia 
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