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The man who loved China : Joseph Needham and the making of a masterpiece

Author: Simon Winchester
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Simon Winchester profiles the life and work of Joseph Needham, a man who, in the mid-20th century, dedicated his life to studying the history of Chinese science. He would go on to write the definitive history of China's scientific progress.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
History
Named Person: Joseph Needham; Joseph Needham; Joseph Needham
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9781436107129 1436107121
OCLC Number: 226386449
Notes: In container (17 cm.).
Title from container.
"Unabridged Biography"--Container.
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Narrated by the author.
Description: 8 sound discs (9 hr., 15 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Simon Winchester.

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Simon Winchester profiles the life and work of Joseph Needham, a man who, in the mid-20th century, dedicated his life to studying the history of Chinese science. He would go on to write the definitive history of China's scientific progress.

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