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Author Levere, Trevor H
Title Transforming Matter : A History of Chemistry from Alchemy to the Buckyball
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001
©2001
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Descript 1 online resource (232 pages)
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Series Johns Hopkins Introductory Studies in the History of Science Ser
Johns Hopkins Introductory Studies in the History of Science Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1 First Steps -- 2 Robert Boyle -- 3 A German Story -- 4 An Enlightened Discipline -- 5 Different Kinds of Air -- 6 Theory and Practice -- 7 Atoms and Elements -- 8 The Rise of Organic Chemistry -- 9 Atomic Weights Revisited -- 10 The Birth of the Teaching-Research Laboratory -- 11 Atoms in Space -- 12 Physical Chemistry -- 13 The Nature of the Chemical Bond -- 14 Where Now, and Where Next? New Frontiers -- Suggested Further Reading -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Levere, Trevor H. Transforming Matter : A History of Chemistry from Alchemy to the Buckyball Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press,c2001 9780801866104
Subject Chemistry - History
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