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Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie (Great Discoveries)
Obsessive Genius: The Inner World of Marie Curie (Great Discoveries)
by Barbara Goldsmith
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The best-selling, "excellent . . . poignant--and scientifically lucid-- portrait" (New York Times Book Review) of the remarkable Marie Curie.... "Never a dull moment. . . . Goldsmith leads the reader through a wonderland of facts with just the right... (read more)

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Unimolecular Reactions
Unimolecular Reactions
by Wendell Forst
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This graduate level textbook covers the basics necessary for the understanding of RRKM theory.... (read more)

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Chemistry for Dummies (03 - Old Edition)
Chemistry for Dummies (03 - Old Edition)
by John T. Moore
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We’re all natural born chemists. Every time we cook, clean, take a shower, drive a car, use a solvent, such as fingernail polish remover, or perform any of the countless everyday activities that involve complex chemical reactions we’re doing... (read more)

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Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
by Oliver Sacks
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After compiling my short list of unconventional memoirs, I discovered that one author was listed twice. While I loved Oaxaca Journal, I found that Uncle Tungsten takes the cake. You just can't go wrong when you read a book by Oliver Sacks.... (read more)

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Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World
Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World
by Simon Garfield
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The New York Times bestselling author of Just My Type and On the Map offers an ode to letter writing and its possible salvation in the digital age. Few things are as excitingand#151;and potentially life-changingand#151;as discovering an old letter. And... (read more)

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Neurological Disease and Therapy #30: Metal Ions in Biological Systems
Neurological Disease and Therapy #30: Metal Ions in Biological Systems
by Helmut Sigel
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This volume is devoted solely to the research area of metalloenzymes involving amino acid-residue and related radicals. Topics covered include: general considerations; structure, function and engineering of peroxidases; and ribonucleotide reductase in... (read more)

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Physical Adsorption: Forces and Phenomena
Physical Adsorption: Forces and Phenomena
by L W Bruch
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A comprehensive account of the phenomena that occur when simple gases interact with surfaces, this text takes a fundamental perspective. Physical adsorption involves atomic or molecular films bound to surfaces by less than 0.5 eV per particle. Physically... (read more)

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Madame Curie :a biography
Madame Curie :a biography
by Eve Curie
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Marie Sklodowska Curie (1867—1934) was the first woman scientist to win worldwide fame, and indeed, one of the great scientists of this century. Winner of two Nobel Prizes (for physics in 1903 and for chemistry in 1911), she performed pioneering... (read more)

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Student Solutions Manual for Bettelheim/Brown/March's Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry, 8th
Student Solutions Manual for Bettelheim/Brown/March's Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry, 8th
by Frederic Bettelheim
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Written by Mark Erickson, Shawn O. Farrell, and Courtney A. Farrell, the Student Solutions Manual is a comprehensive guide to working the solutions to the odd-numbered end-of-chapter problems in the text. The best way for students to learn and understand... (read more)

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That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles: 62 All-New Commentaries on the Fascinating Chemistry of Everyday Life
That's the Way the Cookie Crumbles: 62 All-New Commentaries on the Fascinating Chemistry of Everyday Life
by Joe Schwarcz
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Interesting anecdotes and engaging tales make science fun, meaningful, and accessible. Separating sense from nonsense and fact from myth, these essays cover everything from the ups of helium to the downs of drain cleaners and provide answers to numerous... (read more)

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Laboratory Inquiry in Chemistry
Laboratory Inquiry in Chemistry
by Richard Bauer
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LABORATORY INQUIRY IN CHEMISTRY, Second Edition provides a unique set of guided-inquiry investigations that focus on constructing knowledge about the conceptual basis of laboratory techniques, instead of simply learning techniques. By focusing on... (read more)

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Cartoon Guide To Chemistry (05 Edition)
Cartoon Guide To Chemistry (05 Edition)
by Larry Gonick
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If you have ever suspected that "heavy water" is the title of a bootleg Pink Floyd album, believed that surface tension is an anxiety disorder, or imagined that a noble gas is the result of a heavy meal at Buckingham Palace, then you need The Cartoon... (read more)

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Radioelements and Isotopes: Chemical Forces and Optical Properties of Substances (Dover Phoenix Editions)
Radioelements and Isotopes: Chemical Forces and Optical Properties of Substances (Dover Phoenix Editions)
by Kasimir Fajans
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A pioneer researcher in the field explores radioelements and isotopes. The text begins with an examination of chemical forces and optical properties. Deformability of ions follow, with discussions of the change of the refractivities of ions in molecules... (read more)

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S/G & S/M Organic Chem
S/G & S/M Organic Chem
by Paula Bruice
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This innovative book from acclaimed educator Paula Bruice is organized in a way that discourages rote memorization. The author’s writing has been praised for anticipating readers' questions, and appeals to their need to learn visually and by... (read more)

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Naturally Occurring Antioxidants
Naturally Occurring Antioxidants
by Richard A Larson
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This text describes the role of naturally occurring antioxidants in living cells. It focuses on stoichiometric antioxidants - small molecules that the cell can rapidly produce and transport into regions of oxidative stress. Naturally Occurring... (read more)

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A Distributed Coordination Approach to Reconfigurable Process Control (Springer Series in Advanced Manufacturing)
A Distributed Coordination Approach to Reconfigurable Process Control (Springer Series in Advanced Manufacturing)
by Nirav N. Chokshi
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Success in the continuous process industries depends upon the ability to adapt to the demands of global supply chains in real-time. Thus, process plants must be designed to be easily reconfigured as and when necessary. "A Distributed Coordination... (read more)

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Structure Reports for 1983, Volume 50B, Parts 1 and 2: Organic Section
Structure Reports for 1983, Volume 50B, Parts 1 and 2: Organic Section
by G Ferguson
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The Reports are published annually and are divided into three main sections. A:(I) metals and (II) inorganic compounds; and B: organic compounds (including opgano-metallic compounds). The format of information in individual reports is: names, formulae... (read more)

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Organic Chemistry 1 for Dummies (05 - Old Edition)
Organic Chemistry 1 for Dummies (05 - Old Edition)
by Arthur Winter
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Packed with tips, tricks, and techniques to build your skills The fun and easy way® to understand organic chemistry Challenged by organic chemistry? Don't panic! This fun, easy-to-understand guide explains the basic principles in simple terms... (read more)

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Process Control: A First Course with MATLAB (Cambridge Series in Chemical Engineering)
Process Control: A First Course with MATLAB (Cambridge Series in Chemical Engineering)
by Pao C Chau
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Process Control covers the most essential aspects of process control suitable for a one-semester introductory course. While classical techniques are discussed, Chau also covers state space modeling and control, a modern control topic lacking in most... (read more)

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General Organic & Biological Chem 3RD Edition
General Organic & Biological Chem 3RD Edition
by H Stephen Stoker
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Comprehensive problem-solving support, engaging visuals, and a focus on the applications of chemistry combine to make this text an ideal match for allied health majors. Throughout the book, the author minimizes complicated mathematics. Early chapters... (read more)

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