A History of Korean Science and Technology

A History of Korean Science and Technology

By: Sang-woon Jeon (author), Robert Carruba (translator), Lee Sung Kyu (translator)Paperback

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Utilizing rare pictures and offering detailed explanations of the heritage of traditional Korean science from the Bronze Age to the Joseon Dynasty, this book takes a fresh and unique look at the history of Korean science. The author covers a wide range of topics, including astronomy, meteorology, metals and glass, printing, geography and cartography, and also discusses the accomplishments of eminent Korean scientists.

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About Author

Sang-Woon Jeon is International Director of the Foundation for the Maintenance of the Needham Research Institute at Cambridge University, UK.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/05/2009
  • ISBN13: 9789971694029
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 436
  • ID: 9789971694029
  • weight: 1000
  • ISBN10: 9971694026

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