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Chemistry

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Alchemy and Alchemists

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Alchemy and Alchemists

Sean Martin

History; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Popular science; Chemistry

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Alchemy has traditionally been viewed as 'the history of an error', an example of mediaeval gullibility and greed, in which... [more]

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Water: A Very Short Introduction

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Water: A Very Short Introduction

John Finney

Mathematics & Sciences; Astrophysics; Physical chemistry; Life sciences: general issues; Hydrology & the hydrosphere

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Around 71% of the Earth's surface is covered in water. In this Very Short Introduction John Finney explores the science of... [more]

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Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

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Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

Peter Atkins

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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In this Very Short Introduction Peter Atkins inspires us to look at chemistry through new eyes. Considering the remarkable... [more]

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Pyrite: A Natural History of Fool's Gold

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Pyrite: A Natural History of Fool's Gold

David Rickard

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Mineralogy & gems

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An accessible exploration of pyrite's influence on human history, culture, and science, revealing how fool's gold has become... [more]

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Minerals: A Very Short Introduction

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Minerals: A Very Short Introduction

David J. Vaughan

Mathematics & Sciences; Mineralogy & gems; Geology & the lithosphere

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The Earth contains a vast array of minerals, many with highly complex arrangements of atoms of several elements. In this Very... [more]

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The Lost Elements: The Periodic Table's Shadow Side

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The Lost Elements: The Periodic Table's Shadow Side

Marco Fontani, Mariagrazia Costa, Mary Virginia Orna

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Inorganic chemistry

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The story of the false entries, good-faith errors, retractions, and mistakes that occurred during the formation of the Periodic... [more]

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Molecules: The Elements and the Architecture of Everything

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Molecules: The Elements and the Architecture of Everything

Theodore Gray

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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Molecules explores hundreds of the most interesting, unusual and surprising chemical bonds and how they form to make up all... [more]

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Note-By-Note Cooking: The Future of Food

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Note-By-Note Cooking: The Future of Food

Herve This

Physical chemistry; Food & beverage technology; Cookery, food & drink

Hardback

Translation of: La cuisine note a note. [more]

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Physical Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

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Physical Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

Peter Atkins

Mathematics & Sciences; Physical chemistry

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In this essential guide for students of chemistry, Peter Atkins' Very Short Introduction explains the principles and phenomena... [more]

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Chemistry: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies

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Chemistry: 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies

Heather Hattori, Richard H. Langley

Mathematics & Sciences; Chemistry

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Practice makes perfect and helps deepen your understanding of chemistry <p>Every high school requires a course in chemistry,... [more]

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The Handy Chemistry Answer Book

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The Handy Chemistry Answer Book

Ian C. Stewart, Ian C Stewart

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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Simplifying the complex chemical reactions that take place in everyday through the well-stated answers for more than 900 common... [more]

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What is Chemistry?

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What is Chemistry?

Peter W. Atkins

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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If humans had not harnessed chemistry, we would all literally still be living in the Stone Age. Peter Atkins celebrates the... [more]

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The Periodic Table: An Indispensable Pocket-sized Guide to the Elements

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The Periodic Table: An Indispensable Pocket-sized Guide to the Elements...

Paul Parsons, Gail Dixon

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Inorganic chemistry

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A field guide to the building blocks of the universe. [more]

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Rocket Girl: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's First Female Rocket Scientist

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Rocket Girl: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's First Female Rocket...

George D Morgan

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Chemistry; History of engineering & technology

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AN UNSUNG HEROINE OF THE SPACE AGE--HER STORY FINALLY TOLD. This is the extraordinary true story of America's first female... [more]

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The Last Alchemist in Paris: and Other Curious Tales from Chemistry

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The Last Alchemist in Paris: and Other Curious Tales from Chemistry

Lars Ohrstrom

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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Disasters and discoveries. Industrial espionage and invention. Warfare and biopiracy. The race to find gold, uranium, precious... [more]

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A Tale of Seven Elements

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A Tale of Seven Elements

Eric Scerri

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Chemistry

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In A Tale of Seven Elements, Eric Scerri presents the fascinating history of those seven elements discovered to be mysteriously... [more]

$23.95

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Reactions: The Private Life of Atoms

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Reactions: The Private Life of Atoms

Peter Atkins

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Physical chemistry

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Through an innovative combination of image and text, Peter Atkins explains the processes involved in chemical reactions. He... [more]

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The Elements: An Illustrated History of the Periodic Table

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The Elements: An Illustrated History of the Periodic Table

Tom Jackson

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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Knowledge does not arrive fully formed, it requires many minds to puzzle over the evidence. Jackson tracks the history of... [more]

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The Periodic Table and a Missed Nobel Prize

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The Periodic Table and a Missed Nobel Prize

Ulf Lagerkvist

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Inorganic chemistry

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When Alfred Nobel in his will made the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences the custodian of the Nobel Prizes in physics and... [more]

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Liquid Surfaces and Interfaces: Synchrotron X-ray Methods

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Liquid Surfaces and Interfaces: Synchrotron X-ray Methods

Peter S. Pershan, Mark Schlossman, Moshe Deutsch, Benjamin Ocko

Mathematics & Sciences; Surface chemistry & adsorption

Hardback

A practical guide for graduate students and researchers on all aspects of x-ray scattering experiments on liquid surfaces... [more]

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Extreme States of Matter

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Extreme States of Matter

Joseph A. Angleo

Encyclopaedias & reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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A Guide to the Elements

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A Guide to the Elements

Albert Stwertka

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Chemistry

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Presents the basic concepts of chemistry and explains complex theories before offering a separate article on each of the building... [more]

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Gemstones in Victoria

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Gemstones in Victoria

Bill Birch, Dermot Henry

Mathematics & Sciences; Mineralogy & gems

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Victoria is often seen as the forgotten state when it comes to gem minerals. The history of gems in Victoria is inextricably... [more]

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Nature's Building Blocks: An A-Z Guide to the Elements

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Nature's Building Blocks: An A-Z Guide to the Elements

John Emsley

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Inorganic chemistry

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Since publication of John Emsley's Nature's Building Blocks in 2003 there have been a number of new developments. Fully updated... [more]

$28.95

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The Disappearing Spoon...and Other True Tales from the Periodic Table

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The Disappearing Spoon...and Other True Tales from the Periodic Table

Sam Kean

Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Popular science; Inorganic chemistry

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Why did Gandhi hate iodine (I, 53)? This title includes tales that follow carbon, neon, silicon, gold and every single element... [more]

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