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Science and Civilisation in China, Volume 6: Biology and Biological Technology, Part 1: Botany

Series: Science and Civilisation in China Volume: 6/1

By: Joseph Needham(Author)

756 pages, 41 b/w illustrations, 14 maps, 22 tables

Cambridge University Press

Hardback | Feb 1986 | #224778 | ISBN: 0521087317
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The sixth volume of Dr Needham's immense undertaking Science and Civilisation in China, like the fourth and fifth, is subdivided into parts for ease of presentation and assimilation, each part bound and published separately. The volume as a whole covers the subjects of biology and biological technology (which includes botany and agriculture, zoology, all aspects of medicine, and pharmaceutics).

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Joseph NeedhamGonville and Caius College, Cambridge

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