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


ISBN: 9780060884598


Winchester, Simon. New York: Harper (2008). First Edition. xii, 316 pages. Photos. Index. Signed by the author. A clean copy with only light wear. “In a life devoted to recording the Middle Kingdom’s intellectual wealth, Needham, an eccentric, brilliant Cambridge don, made a remarkable journey from son of a London doctor through scientist-adventurer to red scare target.” – PW Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good.