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Published: 23 April 1998

144 Pages | 34 halftones

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195108538

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Linus Pauling

And the Chemistry of Life

Tom Hager

Oxford Portraits in Science

  • Discover the most important chemist, and arguably the most important American scientist, of the 20th century.
  • Shows how Pauling used his popularity to advance political causes, particularly his opposition to the spread of nuclear weapons during the 1950s
  • Follow the scientific endeavors that made him the only person in history to win two unshared Nobels

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