The Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom

The Man Who Loved China: The Fantastic Story of the Eccentric Scientist Who Unlocked the Mysteries of the Middle Kingdom

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By (author) Simon Winchester

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  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Format: Paperback | 316 pages
  • Dimensions: 135mm x 198mm x 25mm | 272g
  • Publication date: 16 May 2009
  • ISBN 10: 0060884614
  • ISBN 13: 9780060884611
  • Edition statement: Reprint
  • Illustrations note: black & white illustrations, maps
  • Sales rank: 8,543

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In sumptuous and illuminating detail, Simon Winchester, bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman, brings to life the extraordinary story of Joseph Needham--the brilliant Cambridge scientist, freethinking intellectual, and practicing nudist who unlocked the most closely held secrets of China, once the world's most technologically advanced country.

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