Lavoisier and the chemistry of life: an exploration of scientific creativity

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University of Wisconsin Press, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 565 pages

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The Grand System
Lavoisier in Midstream
The Emergence of a Theory of Respiration

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About the author (1985)

The late Frederic Lawrence Holmes was Avalon Professor and chair for the Section of History of Medicine at Yale University. William C. Summers is professor of therapeutic radiology and molecular biophysics and biochemistry, as well as lecturer in history, at Yale University.

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