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The man who loved China : [the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the Middle Kingdom]

Author: Simon Winchester; Karen DiMattia; Harper Audio (Firm)
Publisher: [New York, NY] : Harper Audio, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography of Joseph Needham, a Cambridge scientist who turned his eccentric genius on the study of China. He produced seventeen immense volumes on China, marking him as the greatest one-man encyclopaedist.
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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; Karen DiMattia; Harper Audio (Firm)
ISBN: 9780061556272 0061556270
OCLC Number: 226356271
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Subtitle from container.
Credits: Produced and directed by Karen DiMattia.
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 8 sound discs (9 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: written and read by Simon Winchester.

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Biography of Joseph Needham, a Cambridge scientist who turned his eccentric genius on the study of China. He produced seventeen immense volumes on China, marking him as the greatest one-man encyclopaedist.

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