Science and Civilisation in China Volume 5 Chemistry and Chemical Technology Part 4 Spagyrical Discovery and Invention Apparatus Theories and Gifts

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  • Author : Joseph Needham
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Pages : 834 pages
  • ISBN : 9780521085731
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Science and Civilisation in China Volume 5 Chemistry and Chemical Technology Part 4 Spagyrical Discovery and Invention Apparatus Theories and Gifts

Science and Civilisation in China  Volume 5  Chemistry and Chemical Technology  Part 4  Spagyrical Discovery and Invention  Apparatus  Theories and Gifts
  • Author : Joseph Needham,Ho Ping-Yu,Lu Gwei-Djen,Nathan Sivin
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 25 September 1980
GET THIS BOOK Science and Civilisation in China Volume 5 Chemistry and Chemical Technology Part 4 Spagyrical Discovery and Invention Apparatus Theories and Gifts

The fifth volume of Dr Needham's immense undertaking, like the fourth, is subdivided into parts for ease of assimilation and presentation, each part bound and published separately. The volume as a whole covers the subjects of alchemy, early chemistry, and chemical technology (which includes military invention, especially gunpowder and rockets; paper and printing; textiles; mining and metallurgy; the salt industry; and ceramics).

The Sinister Way

The Sinister Way
  • Author : Richard von Glahn
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 20 April 2004
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Annotation A survey of Chinese religion from 1000 BC to the beginning of the 20th century, as well as a study of the ambiguitues of divine power in Chinese religion.

Early Chinese Mysticism

Early Chinese Mysticism
  • Author : Livia Kohn
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 06 October 2020
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Did Chinese mysticism vanish after its first appearance in ancient Taoist philosophy, to surface only after a thousand years had passed, when the Chinese had adapted Buddhism to their own culture? This first integrated survey of the mystical dimension of Taoism disputes the commonly accepted idea of such a hiatus. Covering the period from the Daode jing to the end of the Tang, Livia Kohn reveals an often misunderstood Chinese mystical tradition that continued through the ages. Influenced by but

Heaven and Earth in Early Han Thought

Heaven and Earth in Early Han Thought
  • Author : John S. Major
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release : 01 January 1993
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The Huainanzi has in recent years been recognized by scholars as one of the seminal works of Chinese thought at the beginning of the imperial era, a summary of the full flowering of early Taoist philosophy. This book presents a study of three key chapters of the Huainanzi, "The Treatise on the Patterns of Heaven," "The Treatise on Topography," and "The Treatise on the Seasonal Rules," which collectively comprise the most comprehensive extant statement of cosmological thinking in the early

A Paradise Lost

A Paradise Lost
  • Author : Young-tsu Wong
  • Publisher : University of Hawaii Press
  • Release : 01 December 2000
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Noted for its magnificent architecture and extraordinary history, the Yuanming Yuan is China's most famous imperial garden. The complex was begun in the early eighteenth century, and construction continued over the next 150 years. While Chinese historians, and many Chinese in general, view the garden as the paramount achievement of Chinese architecture and landscape design, almost nothing is known about the Yuanming Yuan in the West. A Paradise Lost is the first comprehensive study of the palatial garden complex in a

Futian Sword Fanatics

Futian Sword Fanatics
  • Author : Qi Dao
  • Publisher : Funstory
  • Release : 05 November 2019
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Mo Lin, who has been bullied, even his mother was bullied and hated to death. He vowed to stand out and make the price for everyone who bullied them. From then on, he started the cultivation process. He got the secret. The cultivation speed was much faster than ordinary people, and soon reached the peak. At this time, the people who had bullied him all bowed down in front of him to admit his mistakes. He also met a beloved

Peerless God Emperor

Peerless God Emperor
  • Author : Qian Qiuxue
  • Publisher : Funstory
  • Release : 19 February 2020
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Is there really a soul in the endless starfield that can give the unimaginable ability to ordinary people? Whether the beautiful pictures believed by countless people really exist? It seemed that destiny had abandoned Qin Xuan from the beginning. In order to open the road towards cultivation, Qin came to the cold area alone three years ago. Three years later, he still hadn't made any progress. It was also during these several years that his parents were framed and expelled

Mapping Chengde

Mapping Chengde
  • Author : Philippe Foret
  • Publisher : University of Hawaii Press
  • Release : 01 June 2000
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The imperial residence of Chengde was built by two powerful and ambitious Manchu emperors between 1703 and 1780 in the mountains of Jehol. This volume, the first scholarly publication in English on the Manchu summer capital, reveals how this unlikely architectural and landscape enterprise came to help forge a dynasty's multicultural identity and concretize its claims of political legitimacy. Using both visual and textual materials, the author explores the hidden dimensions of landscape, showing how geographical imagination shaped the aesthetics of Qing

Science and Civilisation in China Volume 3 Mathematics and the Sciences of the Heavens and the Earth

Science and Civilisation in China  Volume 3  Mathematics and the Sciences of the Heavens and the Earth
  • Author : Joseph Needham
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 25 September 2022
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After two volumes mainly introductory, Dr Needham now embarks upon his systematic study of the development of the natural sciences in China. The Sciences of the Earth follow: geography and cartography, geology, seismology and mineralogy. Dr Needham distinguishes parallel traditions of scientific cartography and religious cosmography in East and West, discussing orbocentric wheel-maps, the origins of the rectangular grid system, sailing charts and relief maps, Chinese survey methods, and the impact of Renaissance cartography on the East. Finally-and here Dr

Here in China I Dwell

Here in  China  I Dwell
  • Author : Zhaoguang Ge
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release : 26 April 2017
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In Here in 'China' I Dwell, Ge Zhaoguang sums up a wealth of research on the evolution of Chinese historical narratives, and suggests that viewing China from its borders is the most helpful and objective view moving forward.

Myths of Mountains and Seas

Myths of Mountains and Seas
  • Author : Tang YiGuDian
  • Publisher : Funstory
  • Release : 15 May 2020
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In the four seas and eight wastelands, the Mystic Maiden offered up the secret arts of the Mountain and Sea Realm, the Seven Domains of the Nine Prefectures, and the Nine Tripod Commerce. When this cauldron reached ten percent completion, the rain of blood would rain down upon the deities and devils. The River Diagram appeared, as did Luo Shu. The human world was in turmoil. It was rumored that these nine cauldrons were the ones that had gained the

Dandy Monk

Dandy Monk
  • Author : Si ShiLiu
  • Publisher : Funstory
  • Release : 25 June 2020
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I am just a monk. How can I get married? What? Such a beautiful female CEO, that poor monk could only reluctantly obey you. School belle, police flower, young lady, loli, don't come over. If it wasn't for the fact that you were beautiful, I would have already called the police!

War Tao Becomes Saint

War Tao Becomes Saint
  • Author : Zhui BiSanQian
  • Publisher : Funstory
  • Release : 10 March 2020
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Unparalleled Sovereign Ye Dongfeng was only an inch away from the Misty Heavenly Dao, but at the critical moment, he was plotted against and reincarnated at the starting point of everything. In this life, Ye Dongfeng had created a perfect dao heart. He slowly got up, used his cold talent to sweep the world, turned his hand into a cloud, and used his own strength to trample all around, suppressing the current era. The regret and unwillingness from his past

Animal and the Daemon in Early China The

Animal and the Daemon in Early China  The
  • Author : Roel Sterckx
  • Publisher : State University of New York Press
  • Release : 01 February 2012
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Exploring the cultural perception of animals in early Chinese thought, this careful reading of Warring States and Han dynasty writings analyzes how views of animals were linked to human self perception and investigates the role of the animal world in the conception of ideals of sagehood and socio-political authority. Roel Sterckx shows how perceptions of the animal world influenced early Chinese views of man's place among the living species and in the world at large. He argues that the classic