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Science in Traditional China

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$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674794399

Publication Date: 01/01/1981


144 pages

6 x 9 inches

4 halftones, 20 line illustrations, 3 tables

North America only

  • Preface
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The Epic of Gunpowder and Firearms, Developing from Alchemy
  • 3. Comparative Macrobiotics
  • 4. The History and Rationale of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
  • 5. Attitudes toward Time and Change as Compared with Europe
  • Appendix: Table of Chinese Dynasties

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