This fifth volume of Colin Ronan's abridgement of Joseph Needham's monumental work is concerned with the staggering civil engineering feats made in early and medieval China. This book helps to provide many clues as to the influence of Chinese innovation on Western engineering trends.Ronan, Colin A. is the author of 'Shorter Science and Civilization in China An Abridgement of Joseph Needham's Original Text', published 0000 under ISBN 9780521467735 and ISBN 052146773X.
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