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A Short History of Chemistry - J. R. Partington

£11.99

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This 1957 3rd Edition offers a comprehensive tour of the history of chemistry, including many black and white graphs, illustrations and photos. It covers topics such as 'The origins of Applied Chemistry, 'Discovery of Gases', 'Substitution; the Unitary and Type Theories' and many more.
The book is in good condition with some slight foxing, and some scuffs on the cover. There is a couple pages that have been torn from the front but it doesn't appear that they had been pages with any content on them.

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Author(s):
J. R. Partington
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
3rd Edition
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
415
Publisher:
Macmillan and Co.
Title:
A Short History of Chemistry

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This 1957 3rd Edition offers a comprehensive tour of the history of chemistry, including many black and white graphs, illustrations and photos. It covers topics such as 'The origins of Applied Chemistry, 'Discovery of Gases', 'Substitution; the Unitary and Type Theories' and many more.
The book is in good condition with some slight foxing, and some scuffs on the cover. There is a couple pages that have been torn from the front but it doesn't appear that they had been pages with any content on them.

Author(s):
J. R. Partington
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
3rd Edition
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
415
Publisher:
Macmillan and Co.
Title:
A Short History of Chemistry

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