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Professor Leicester traces the development of chemistry through the thoughts and ideas of practitioners and theorists, from Aristotle and Plato to Curie and 20th-century nuclear scientists. Throughout, the relationship of chemical advances to a broader world history is recognized and stressed. 15 figures. Name and subject indexes. 1956 edition.

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The development of chemistry through the thoughts and ideas of practitioners and theorists, from Aristotle and Plato to Curie and 20th-century nuclear scientists. 1956 edition.

Synopsis:

Evolution of ideas, not individual biography. Concentrates on formulation of a coherent set of chemical laws.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486610535
Author:
Leicester, Henry M.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Leicester
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Chemistry - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Chemistry
Subject:
Chemistry -- History.
Subject:
Quâimica
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 3
Publication Date:
19710601
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
260
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.64 lb

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » World History » General
Reference » Science Reference » General
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Science and Mathematics » History of Science » General

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Product details 260 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486610535 Reviews:
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The development of chemistry through the thoughts and ideas of practitioners and theorists, from Aristotle and Plato to Curie and 20th-century nuclear scientists. 1956 edition.
"Synopsis" by , Evolution of ideas, not individual biography. Concentrates on formulation of a coherent set of chemical laws.

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