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Author Winchester, Simon.

Title Bomb, book and compass : Joseph Needham and the great secrets of China / Simon Winchester
Published Camberwell, Vic. : Viking, 2008


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Description 316 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 24 cm
Notes First published in the USA as The man who loved China by HarperCollins, 2008
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Needham, Joseph, 1900-1995.
Needham, Joseph, 1900-1995. Science and civilisation in China
Scientists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Science -- China -- History.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9780670913794
Other Titles Bomb, book & compass
The man who loved China