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Title: Rashid ad-Din and the Tansuqnamah
Subtitle: The Earliest Translation of Chinese Medical Literature in the West
Author(s): KLEIN-FRANKE, F. , ZHU, M.
Journal: Le Muséon
Volume: 111 Issue: 3-4 Date: 1998
The dissemination of Chinese medicine to the countries west of China is closely connected with the book named Tansuqnamah. It is a collection of Chinese classical medical literature translated into Persian. As far as we found out, it is the first western version of a Chinese medical classical.