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Published: 21 February 2008

592 Pages | In-text line drawings


ISBN: 9780199204632

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A Dictionary of Chemistry

Sixth Edition

Edited by John Daintith

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  • Over 4,700 entries, including 200 new terms for this edition, in areas such as biochemistry and forensic science
  • Greater breadth of content, increasing appeal to students in related disciplines such as medicine, forensics, and metallurgy
  • Includes single or double-page feature articles on important topics such as polymers and crystal defects
  • Chronologies chart the main discoveries in such fields as atomic theory, biochemistry, explosives, and plastics

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