Heavenly numbers : astronomy and authority in early imperial China /
"A history of the development of mathematical astronomy in China, from the late third century BCE, to the early 3rd century CE - a period often referred to as 'early imperial China'. It narrates the changes in ways of understanding the movements of the heavens and the heavenly bodies...
|Author / Creator:||Cullen, Christopher, author.|
|Imprint:||Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, 2017.|
|Description:||xiv, 426 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm|
|Subject:||Astronomy -- China -- History.|
China -- History -- 221 B.C.-960 A.D.
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11672713|
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