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Title The chemistry book / contributors: Charlotte Sleigh, consultant, Andy Brunning, Cathy Cobb, Andy Extance, John Farndon, Tim Harris, Robert Snedden.

Publication Info. New York, NY : DK Publishing, [2022]


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 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  540.9 CHEMISTRY    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department Lower Level  540 CHEMISTRY    Check Shelf
 Farmington, Main Library - Adult Department  540 DOR    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  540 CHE    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  540 CHE    DUE 08-12-24
Edition First American edition.
Description 336 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Big ideas simply explained
Big ideas simply explained.
Note Includes index.
Summary "Arranged in chronological order, this . . . guide to more than seventy-five of the most historic moments in the science of chemistry, from the birth of atomic theory to the development of liquid crystal display screens, introduces the work of the scientists who have shaped the subject"-- BTCat.
Written in plain English, The Chemistry Book is packed with short, pithy explanations of more than 95 key ideas. Step-by-step flowcharts unpick complex theories, diagrams demystify chemical processes, illuminating quotes make the ideas and discoveries memorable, and witty illustrations enhance and play with our understanding of the science. Whether you're new to the subject, an avid student of chemistry, or simply intrigued about the diverse applications within the field, you'll find plenty in this book to satisfy your curiosity.
Subject Chemistry -- Popular works.
Genre/Form Instructional and educational works.
Added Author Sleigh, Charlotte, consultant.
Brunning, Andy, author.
Cobb, Cathy, author.
Extance, Andy, author.
Farndon, John, author.
Harris, Tim, author.
Snedden, Robert, author.
DK Publishing, Inc., publisher.
ISBN 9780744056327 (hardcover)
0744056322 (hardcover)
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