Spagyrical discovery and invention : apparatus, theories and gifts

By (author) Needham, Joseph; By (author) Ping-Yu, Ho (The University of Hong Kong); By (author) Gwei-Djen, Lu (Robinson College, Cambridge); By (author) Sivin, Nathan

The fifth volume of Dr Needham's immense undertaking, like the fourth, is subdivided into parts for ease of assimilation and presentation, each part bound and published separately. The volume as a whole covers the subjects of alchemy, early chemistry, and chemical technology (which includes military invention, especially gunpowder and rockets; paper and printing; textiles; mining and metallurgy; the salt industry; and ceramics).

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  • List of illustrations
  • List of tables
  • List of abbreviations
  • Acknowledgements
  • Author's note
  • 33. Alchemy and chemistry (continued)
  • Bibliographies
  • General index.

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書名 Spagyrical discovery and invention : apparatus, theories and gifts
著作者等 Ho, Ping-Yü
Lu, Gwei-Djen
Needham, Joseph
Sivin, Nathan
Gwei-Djen Lu (Robinson College Cambridge)
Ping-Yu Ho (The University of Hong Kong)
Needham Joseph
シリーズ名 Science and civilisation in China
出版元 Cambridge University Press
刊行年月 1980
ページ数 xlviii, 772 p.
大きさ 26 cm
ISBN 052108573X
NCID BA01182086
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言語 英語
出版国 イギリス