The Chemistry Book : From Gunpowder To Graphene, 250 Milestones In The History Of Chemistry

From atoms and fluorescent pigments to sulfa drug synthesis and buckyballs, this lush and authoritative chronology presents 250 milestones in the world of chemistry. As the "central science" that bridges biology and physics, chemistry plays an important role in countless medical and technological advances. Covering entertaining stories and unexpected applications, chemist and journalist Derek B. Lowe traces the most important - and surprising - chemical discoveries.

Product Overview
ISBN 9781454911807
Categories BX, WBD, X-Deals
Author(s) Derek B. Lowe
Publisher Sterling Publishing
Pages 528
Format Hardback
Dimensions 21.4cm x 3.8cm x 18.5cm
Weight 1.406 kg