The Chemistry Book
From Gunpowder to Graphene, 250 Milestones in the History of ChemistryeBook - 2016
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.
Publisher: [New York, New Yorkd] : Sterling, 
Copyright Date: 016
Branch Call Number: 540.9 Lo
Description: 1 online resource (528 pages)