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The Resource Cathedrals of science : the personalities and rivalries that made modern chemistry, Patrick Coffey

Cathedrals of science : the personalities and rivalries that made modern chemistry, Patrick Coffey

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Cathedrals of science : the personalities and rivalries that made modern chemistry
Title
Cathedrals of science
Title remainder
the personalities and rivalries that made modern chemistry
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Coffey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coffey, Patrick
Dewey number
540
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Langmuir, Irving
  • Lewis, Gilbert Newton
  • Discoveries in science
  • Chemical weapons
  • Chemists
  • Science
  • Chemistry
Label
Cathedrals of science : the personalities and rivalries that made modern chemistry, Patrick Coffey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 324-329) and index
Contents
The ionists : Arrhenius and Nernst -- Physical chemistry in America : Lewis and Langmuir -- The third law and nitrogen : Haber and Nernst -- Chemists at war : Haber, Nernst, Langmuir, and Harkins -- Science and the Nazis : Nernst and Haber -- Nobel prizes : Lewis and Langmuir -- Nuclear chemistry : Lewis, Urey, and Seaborg -- Secret of life : Pauling, Wrinch, and Langmuir -- Pathological science : Langmuir -- Lewis's last days
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 379 p.
Isbn
9780195321340
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007048304
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn182573623
  • 344439
  • (OCoLC)182573623
Label
Cathedrals of science : the personalities and rivalries that made modern chemistry, Patrick Coffey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 324-329) and index
Contents
The ionists : Arrhenius and Nernst -- Physical chemistry in America : Lewis and Langmuir -- The third law and nitrogen : Haber and Nernst -- Chemists at war : Haber, Nernst, Langmuir, and Harkins -- Science and the Nazis : Nernst and Haber -- Nobel prizes : Lewis and Langmuir -- Nuclear chemistry : Lewis, Urey, and Seaborg -- Secret of life : Pauling, Wrinch, and Langmuir -- Pathological science : Langmuir -- Lewis's last days
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 379 p.
Isbn
9780195321340
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007048304
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn182573623
  • 344439
  • (OCoLC)182573623

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