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Published: 11 April 1991

440 Pages | numerous line illustrations, tables


ISBN: 9780198555735

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Quanta: A Handbook of Concepts

Second Edition

P. W. Atkins

  • Clear, non-mathematical, highly visual account of all the concepts of quantum mechanics which are widely encountered in chemistry
  • Two-colour throughout
  • New edition - completely rewritten and updated, with many new entries
  • Many more illustrations, boxes, and tables, and a completely revised bibliography with entries up to 1991
  • Entries are listed alphabetically, and are clearly cross-referenced
  • Suitable for students, teachers, and researchers in all branches of chemistry
  • Written by the author of the best-selling texts Physical Chemistry and Molecular Quantum Mechanics

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