Science And Scientists (True Stories From Ancient China)


by Zhu Kang; Hong Tao & Feng Congying (Illus.)

Science And Scientists (True Stories From Ancient China)

Price:  US$12.02   (SGD15.02*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 46 pages
Published:  2005, USA, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9781592650385
SB#:  045642 (880)

About This Book

Designed for younger readers with an interest in Chinese history, culture, and its great scientific and technological achievements, this highly readable book looks at some of ancient China's greatest scientists. Included are the stories of Zhang Heng and Chinese astronomy, Zu Congzhi computing the value of ; Yi Xing and the history and development of the lunar calendar; and the fantastic world realm of geography and travel writing by Xu Xiake. These stories will fascinate those wanting to learn more about the wonderful world of Chinese science and technology.


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