Book Review

Johann Schreck Terrentius, SJ: His European Network and the Origins of the Jesuit Library in Peking

Authors

  • Huiyi Wu Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.25365/jeacs.2021.2.235-240

Keywords:

Johann Terrentius Schreck, Noël Golvers, Jesuits, intellectual network

Abstract

Book Review:

Noël Golvers

Johann Schreck Terrentius, SJ: His European Network and the Origins of the Jesuit Library in Peking

Turnhout, Brepols, De Diversis Artibus, 2020, 648 pp.
ISBN: 978-2-503-58143-9

References

Brockey, Liam Matthew. 2009. Journey to the East, The Jesuit Mission to China, 1579–1724. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Jami, Catherine. 2008. “Do All Paths Lead to Modernity? The Kangxi Emperor (1662-1722) and the Sciences.” In Paths Toward Modernity: Conference to Mark the Centenary of Jaroslav Průšek, edited by Olga Lomová, 151–70. Prague: The Karolinum Press.

Needham, Joseph, and Ling Wang. 1959. Science and Civilisation in China, Vol. III, Mathematics and the Sciences of the Heavens and Earth. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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Published

2021-12-30

How to Cite

Wu, H. (2021). Book Review: Johann Schreck Terrentius, SJ: His European Network and the Origins of the Jesuit Library in Peking. The Journal of the European Association for Chinese Studies, 2, 235–240. https://doi.org/10.25365/jeacs.2021.2.235-240

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