The Man Who Loved China

The Man Who Loved China

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In sumptuous and illuminating detail, Simon Winchester, the bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman ("Elegant and scrupulous"—New York Times Book Review) and Krakatoa ("A mesmerizing page-turner"—Time) brings to life the extraordinary story of Joseph Needham, the brilliant Cambridge scientist who unlocked the most closely held secrets of China, long the world's most technologically advanced country.

No cloistered don, this tall, married Englishman was… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 1.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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