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To Change China: Western Advisers in China 1620-1960
To Change China Western Advisers in China 1620-1960
Author: Jonathan Spence
In 1617, the brilliant Jesuit astronomer Adam Schall sailed from Lisbon on the ship NOSSA SENHORA DE JESUS. Schall's destination was China. His mission was to prove to the Chinese court the superiority of Western science -- and so convert all China to the Christian faith. Schall's spiritual mission ended in disaster. (He died under house arre...  more »
ISBN: 41394
Pages: 335
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Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Book Type: Hardcover
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