A Short History of Chemistry

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Greenwood Press, Jan 1, 1979 - Science - 263 pages
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From the use of metals by prehistoric man to the alchemical experiments of medieval and renaissance man to the complex chemical skills of contemporary man, Asimov traces the development of this building block of our technological world.

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yaa,this is quiet true thing.Really,chemistry is an interesting subject.I love it.

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I had to read this for a class. The first few chapters were really entertaining and I found Asimov's narration quite interesting, but I got tired of reading during the last half, so I skimmed a lot ... Read full review

Contents

THE ANCIENTS
1
ALCHEMY
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Revival in Europe
23
Copyright

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imov /f Isaac

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