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How Glass Changed the World: The History and Chemistry of Glass from Antiquity to the 13th Century

How Glass Changed the World

The History and Chemistry of Glass from Antiquity to the 13th Century

Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2012)
AU$89.00

Glass production is thought to date to ~2500 BC and had found numerous uses by the height of the...

A Prehistory of Polymer Science
Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2011)
AU$84.99

Polymer science is now an active and thriving community of scientists, engineers and technologists,...

From the Molecular World: A Nineteenth-Century Science Fantasy

From the Molecular World

A Nineteenth-Century Science Fantasy

Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2012)
AU$84.99

Hermann Kopp (1817–1892) is best remembered today as a historian of chemistry, but during his...

Early Russian Organic Chemists and Their Legacy
Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2012)
AU$89.99

The organic chemists of Russia during the pre-revolutionary period included some of the most...

The Chemical History of Color
Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2012)
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In this brief, Mary Virginia Orna details the history of color from the chemical point of view....

Up from Generality: How Inorganic Chemistry Finally Became a Respectable Field

Up from Generality

How Inorganic Chemistry Finally Became a Respectable Field

Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2013)
AU$84.99

In this brief, renowned inorganic chemist Jay Labinger tracks the development of his field from a...

Polymer Science from 1935-1953: Consolidating the Paradigm

Polymer Science from 1935-1953

Consolidating the Paradigm

Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2014)
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This sequel to A Prehistory of Polymer Science begins with the Faraday Discussion of 1935 on...

Holding Hands with Bacteria: The Life and Work of Marjory Stephenson

Holding Hands with Bacteria

The Life and Work of Marjory Stephenson

Springer Berlin Heidelberg (2016)
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This biographical brief outlines the remarkable life and career of British biochemist, Marjory...

László Zechmeister: His Life and Pioneering Work in Chromatography

László Zechmeister

His Life and Pioneering Work in Chromatography

Springer International Publishing (2013)
AU$84.99

Lázlo Zechmeister was one of the pioneers in chromatology. He recognized the potential of the...

The Quest for Aqua Vitae: The History and Chemistry of Alcohol from Antiquity to the Middle Ages

The Quest for Aqua Vitae

The History and Chemistry of Alcohol from Antiquity to the Middle Ages

Springer International Publishing (2014)
AU$89.99

Ethyl alcohol, or ethanol, is one of the most ubiquitous chemical compounds in the history of the...