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Time, science, and society in China and the West

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Time -- Congresses,
  • Time -- Systems and standards -- China

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by J.T. Fraser, N. Lawrence, and F.C. Haber
    SeriesStudy of time -- v. 5, Study of time -- v. 5
    ContributionsFraser, J. T. 1923-, Lawrence, Nathaniel Morris, 1917-, Haber, Francis C
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 262 p. ;
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16255233M
    ISBN 100870234951


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