Classical Chinese Medical Texts
Author: Richard L. Goodman
Paperback, 173 pages
This work serves as an introduction to translating classical Chinese medical literature. The selections that make up the chapters range from the late Han to the Qing dynasties, a period spanning over 1,500 years. The extensive vocabulary lists, detailed grammar notes, example sentences, and clear writing make this book suitable for self-taught learners and classrooms alike. Each chapter contains the text in its original as well as modern written forms, a vocabulary section, Pinyin, translation of the texts, and a detailed notes section which explains grammar and difficult sentences.