Physical Chemistry: A Molecular Approach

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University Science Books, Aug 20, 1997 - Science - 1270 pages
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As the first modern physical chemistry textbook to cover quantum mechanics before thermodynamics and kinetics, this book provides a contemporary approach to the study of physical chemistry. By beginning with quantum chemistry, students will learn the fundamental principles upon which all modern physical chemistry is built. The text includes a special set of "MathChapters" to review and summarize the mathematical tools required to master the material Thermodynamics is simultaneously taught from a bulk and microscopic viewpoint that enables the student to understand how bulk properties of materials are related to the properties of individual constituent molecules. This new text includes a variety of modern research topics in physical chemistry as well as hundreds of worked problems and examples.

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Its very clear and I like the binding. It makes the ideas simple.

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Excellent book. I am a chemistry major, physics minor and this book is one of the best books a teacher or student could use!!!!

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