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The Resource The man who loved China : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the middle kingdom, Simon Winchester

The man who loved China : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the middle kingdom, Simon Winchester

Label
The man who loved China : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the middle kingdom
Title
The man who loved China
Title remainder
the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the middle kingdom
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The bestselling author of "The Professor and the Madman" and "Krakatoa" returns with the remarkable story of the growth of a great nation, and the eccentric and adventurous scientist who defined its essence for the world
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Dewey number
  • 509.2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
Q143.N44
LC item number
W56 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Needham, Joseph
  • Needham, Joseph
  • Scientists
  • Science
Label
The man who loved China : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the middle kingdom, Simon Winchester
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223078098689
  • 31223080424683
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 316 p.
Isbn
9780060884598
Lccn
2007040516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • bro-copy20080505-147
  • bro-cust20080508-153
  • bro-cust20080512-081
  • bro-cust20080826-054
System control number
  • 173748716
  • (OCoLC)173748716
Label
The man who loved China : the fantastic story of the eccentric scientist who unlocked the mysteries of the middle kingdom, Simon Winchester
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223078098689
  • 31223080424683
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 316 p.
Isbn
9780060884598
Lccn
2007040516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • bro-copy20080505-147
  • bro-cust20080508-153
  • bro-cust20080512-081
  • bro-cust20080826-054
System control number
  • 173748716
  • (OCoLC)173748716

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